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WTB Dj5a Door Latch, Left Hand

Discussion in 'Early CJ-5 and CJ-6 Classifieds' started by Mike C, Jan 11, 2019.

  1. Jan 11, 2019
    Mike C

    Mike C Member

    Austin, TX
    Feb 19, 2007
    Looking for a DJ5A left hand door latch. This is the paddle latch like the later model had on the rear doors and not the metal handle that twists. I need the one that bolts on with protective guard handle.

    I have (2) 1970 DJ5A, one warranty expires Feb 1972 and has latch recess that is riveted to the door. The other warranty expires April 1972 and the latch assembly bolts through the door and has a protective guard that is part of the assembly.
  2. Jan 13, 2019

    ojgrsoi Retired. Sponsor 2019 Sponsor

    Weatherford, TX
    Dec 30, 2002

    if you have a closer view it might help. I think this paddle latch is unique to this truck. Postaljeep.net may have one if you call.

    Sometimes this is called a teardrop paddle latch if like the one in the foto. I you need a square or rectangular you might check Amazon.
    Last edited: Jan 13, 2019

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