Originally Posted by balasharky
Andy what would you recommend. That I buy the new lock. Do you have the entire lock etc. And or the striker.
Only you can see the condition of the original lock.
If it's worn, replace it, as an assembly. Then it will probably only last another 40 years.
If you want to replace just the striker bolt, you can do that, but then you still have an old lock.
The correct striker pocket is made with Nylon.