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Old 08-22-2013, 10:05 AM   #1
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Hood lock

I'm looking for a good hood lock for my 2002 Jeep tj. What have you guys used?

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Old 08-22-2013, 10:10 AM   #2
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Here is what I went with:

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Old 08-22-2013, 10:27 AM   #3
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o wow, thats nice.
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Old 08-22-2013, 10:29 AM   #4
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Where did you get it? It looks like its hard plastic
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Old 08-22-2013, 11:15 AM   #5
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No they are not plastic, these things are solid steel. They are kind of heavy. I got mine from Morris 4x4.
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I'm looking for a good hood lock for my 2002 Jeep tj. What have you guys used?

I purchased the Tuffy hood lock. It required some hand fitting on my LJ, though.
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Old 08-22-2013, 09:48 PM   #7
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I went with the tuffy lock also it's a very
good product for the money!
Takes less than 20 mins to install/adjust.
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Old 08-22-2013, 09:58 PM   #8
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Another Tuffy lock user here. Mine took a little more work to make it fit right, but works good. Works by preventing the hood latch from unhooking from the core support. I do say that the side latches are probably more un-defeatable and nice looking.
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Old 08-22-2013, 10:10 PM   #9
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I bought one of these, I only use it when out of town and take it off at home:

http://www.1st-product.com/uploads/1...m-lock-239.jpg

I thought about getting the one SuperTJ mentioned but decided against for the sole reason that it would be hard to unlock during winter, freezing rain ect. If I didn't have the weather issues, I'd get a set.
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Old 08-22-2013, 10:28 PM   #10
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I have tube fenders and the bolts would be easy to access/remove with the hood strap locks.

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