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Describe to me how to take a part a Kwikset deadbolt lock that has a key hole on both sides?

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There should be two screws on the inner face of the lock. they may be phillips or one-way. remove screws and the lock should come apart. ( one-way screws may need to be drilled if you cant find a removing tool)

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