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Gaines keystone mailbox door won't stay closed, it pops open after shutting. It seems like the magenets are not strong enough to resist the spring on the door.

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There are two springs on the door by the hinge. Your problem suggests one or both of them have broken. I've gotten them replaced for free from where I purchased my mailbox, but a spring replacement kit is also available online for about 10 dollars.

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