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Kwikset interior faceplate doesn't stay snapped in place. How to fix?

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The trim plate is held in place by a small indentation that is on the edge of the ring,, you should be able to use a small pointy punch and lightly tap the intentation in more so it grabs the lock screw plate more. there is also a notch that needs to line up correctly.

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Hi and welcome to FixYa, I am Kelly.
Here is the manual. (link below) See step 9 on page 6.
http://s7d5.scene7.com/is/content/BDHHI/kwikset-smartcode

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The very first thing, I would suggest you is to check the CD cover, as sometimes labels on CDs prevent tray to close.
If that does not work then do the following.
Remove disc from the tray, make sure the faceplate is on correctly.
The faceplate is the plastic piece on the front of your console.

• Press firmly around the edges of your faceplate to snap it into place (make sure it is flush with the rest of the console). If the faceplate is not on correctly, the disc tray won't close.

• If you find that the faceplate is the problem, please contact Xbox customer support to order a replacement faceplate.

If this does not resolve your issue, please try step 3 and other steps from following link.

http://support.xbox.com/support/en/us/xbox360/kb.aspx?ID=907590&lcid=1033&category=hardware
If you wish you can also use following link of interactive troubleshooting wizard, which will assist you to narrow down on the issue.
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This solution is absolutely free. If your issue is still not resolved, please feel free to ask.
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Key snapped off inisde upvc door lock key snapped at collar


ok here's a try at getting it out.

Sol1

Take two sewing needles and slide each one each side of the broken key. Go into the sides at an angle to 'nip' the broken piece and gently but firmly try to pull it out.

Sol2

If you have super glue and the remainder key section you can try to reglue the ends back together. this will only give you adhesion to remove the broken part out not a permanent fix. put glue on part you have and never too much as to seal the lock.

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Try tapping the reverse side of the lock with short sharp taps to encourage the stuck part to dislodge out, enough to get hair tweezers to pul out the stuck part.

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You need to remove screws from handles and faceplates and remove to revieal the lock. dismantle parts and keep them in removal logical order. so they can be replaced back in reverse order.

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Once you have the faceplate off the rest will be easy as you can see what you are doing and what you have to remove.

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