This Factory Original Hood Latch Is Correct & Will Fit All Jeep Cherokee & Comanche Pick-Up Trucks While Also Fitting The Wagoneer Limited & Briarwood Models From 1987-2001.
There Are 2-Hood Latches In Each Of Your Jeeps As The Hood Latching System Required 2-Hood Latches For Improved Safety Reasons.
There Is The Driver & Passenger Side And This Latch Will Work On Either Side.
These Hood Latches Tend To Bind Up Over Time & Even May Get Rusty.
They Should Be Lubricated With Silicone Spray Or WD-40 Or Any Spray Lubricant A Few Times A Year To Keep Them Working Well At All Times For Many Years To Come.
This Will Also Help Keep The Bell Crank & Hood Release Cable Working In Sync Together & They Also Should Be Lubricated As Well. A Water Proof Bearing Type Lubricant Can Also Be ADDED To The Latch Or Especially Bell Crank From Time To Time Although They May Attract Dust & Should Be Cleaned Off & Reapplied Again Over & Over Making The Spray Method Better.
This Hood Latch Is Sold As Each But We Recommend Replacing This As A Pair As We Will Discount The Price When Purchasing Both Latches At The Same Time.
ALSO CHECK FOR THE REST OF THE HOOD LOCK-BELL-CRANK-SPRINGS-RODS & ANY OTHER ITEMS YOU MAY NEED ON THIS SAME PAGE.
WE RECOMMEND REPLACING SOME OF THESE ITEMS AT THE SAME TIME ESPECIALLY IF THE HOOD CABLE SEEMS STIFF.
We Are Selling This Latch For Less Than The Dealer List Price Of Just Under $55.00 Each Especially If Purchasing A Pair At A Time.
OEM HOOD LATCH PART# 55235523AC
Posted by donnie on 25th Sep 2013
if i knew how simple this was i would have done this years ago hood opens better than new
Posted by Shack on 23rd Jul 2013
Had previously drilled out the rivet and replaced with a self-tapping screw.Easy to install about five minutes , dropped the hood and latched perfectly.
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