While Altman Easy Latches from Trique Manufacturing can be locked from the outside using your stock lock cylinders, you can not lock an Easy Latch from the inside by pushing the handle forward.
Never slam the doors shut on your 1953-1956 Ford truck again! Face it, most classic truck door latches have been used and abused over the years and the other available options don't offer the quality that your classic or custom Ford truck deserves. That is where the Altman Easy Latch for 1953-1956 Ford F-100 Trucks comes to the rescue.
The Trique Altman Easy Latch kit is a vehicle specific bolt-on, bear jaw rotary claw latch kit. This kit for your 1953-56 Ford Truck features contoured jam plates to match the features of your vehicles doors. Make no mistake, these are in no way a universal application. These bear jaw rotary claw latches are each designed to work with the exterior handles, interior handles, and the exterior door lock cylinders of the specified vehicles. Each piece of these bear claw latches is zinc plated to prevent corrosion. The claws are case hardened and black oxide coated. Each kit comes with everything needed for two doors. Latch plates, vehicle specific bear jaw rotary claw latches, templates, hardware, detailed instructions, striker plates, and even stainless steel striker bolts are included. The Altman Easy Latch kit will have your doors opening and closing smoothly and safely. Designed, manufactured, and assembled by Trique Manufacturing in the USA.
- No welding necessary
- Works with outside door handles
- Works with inside door handles
- Works with exterior lock cylinders
- Case hardened latch paws
- Stainless steel striker pins
- Everything you need for both doors
- Made in the USA