BTW, having more hands taking the top apart may save the gasket. It's just old and brittle from age.
Personally, I would look at Toyota, SOR or CCOT for a new one if you need it. Maybe Cruiser Outfitters or Cruisercorps, but I'm not sure what they carry for restoration type stuff.
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