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Unread 05-23-2012, 04:12 PM   #1
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Console Lid Latch for 1998 Cherokee

I have two 98 model cherokee's. Both center console lid latches are broken. Original part number is 55115622c. I have purchased new latches from mopar but they will not work. The latches have been superceded with a new part number 55037537AA. The problem is that the new latch deisgn interferes with the console and snaps it before you get the lid fully closed. I am wondering if anyone else has experienced this and had a fix for it.

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Unread 05-24-2012, 08:44 PM   #2
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go to they have the latches for pretty cheap. They worked on my '99.
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Unread 05-24-2012, 09:03 PM   #3
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