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Unread 09-04-2011, 03:21 PM   #1
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hood latches

For those who have changes fenders, what did you use for replacement hood latches if not reusing stock? I like the tj style aftermarket latches for the yj but they are all at least part stainless. Pics would be great if you have them. Thanks

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Unread 09-06-2011, 09:56 AM   #2
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I used the stainless set for mine. I like the SS better then a set of rubber latches holding my hood. It's just a little more secure if you know what I mean.
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Unread 09-06-2011, 10:54 AM   #3
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I used the factory ones on my tube fenders

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Unread 09-06-2011, 11:23 AM   #4
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I used TJ replacements on mine.

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Unread 09-06-2011, 11:26 AM   #5
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i got a set of black ones from 4WD
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