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My schlage keypad lock has
This is the first place I urge you to look for information on your lock:
On this page you will find links to installation instructions and videos for the various models of Schlage locksets.
I f you are not able to resolve your problem from there, then I recommend that you contact their Customer Service (under the Service and Support link) also found on that page.
There's always a good chance that you can press them to cover repair parts or replacement of your lock, even if it is out of warranty.
Schlage Locks &...
on Dec 04, 2018
New Schlage deadbolt, stuck in un-locked position.
Remove it, lubricate it and put it back. I have the same unit and they are reliable. If yours is a bad fit into the door, that is your problem and the tenants have forced it. The bolt should slide in easily into the mortise. The weather is changing, so the door has moved a bit.
Ideally, you should have a Schlage Knobset as well as the locking deadbolt. The deadbolt is not for locking the door, it is a failsafe for when you are out or at night asleep. The same key opens both. The knobset has a spring loaded catch and a knob on both sides. The inside one has a turn button to lock or leave knob unlocked.
Kwikset Locks &...
on Nov 16, 2018
Deleting Codes on a Weiser powerbolt.
The Weiser brand and Kwikset brand Powerbolt are identical (Black &
Decker), so these instructions will work just fine for you:
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on Nov 13, 2018
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