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How can I replace the hood latch assembly on a 1997 Jeep Cherokee

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How can I replace the hood latch assembly on a 1997 Jeep Cherokee Sport?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Jeep
Expert:  Richard replied 8 years ago.

Replacing the hood latch is fairly simple here is the procedure and picture. I hope it helps, thanks!

HOOD LATCH

REMOVAL

  1. Remove the screw that attaches the latch to the hood inner panel Hood Latch
  2. Disconnect the latch connecting rod.
  3. Remove the latch from the hood.

INSTALLATION

  1. Connect the latch to the latch connecting rod and
  2. Position the latch on the hood inner panel.
  3. Install the screw that attaches the latch to the hood inner panel.

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