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Old December 8th, 2010, 19:39
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96- tow hook brackets on 99

Will the tow hook brackets that came factory from a 96 or older Cherokee work on 97+ Cherokees? There's a few in the JY and my wife's 99 has no front recovery point...
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Old December 8th, 2010, 20:50
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Re: 96- tow hook brackets on 99

The should work without any issue, the hole pattern is the same between early and late years.
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Old December 9th, 2010, 02:07
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Re: 96- tow hook brackets on 99

The brackets and the Cherokee frames are the same from 1984-2001. The welded on bumper brackets fit either 1984-1996 OR 1997-2001. You can grind of the bumper brackets or drill another hole in your stock bumper.
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Old December 9th, 2010, 06:31
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Re: 96- tow hook brackets on 99

If you use the original hooks, you'll also probably have to shave out a little of the plastic skirt under the bumper to allow anything to hook onto them, but that's no big deal either.
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