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Old 11-05-2011, 01:19 PM   #1
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lock on my garage just spins around when i use the key.I have no other way in.can you help please. steve

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Old 11-05-2011, 09:24 PM   #2
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Have you tried turning the handle when you turn the key?

Are you sure it is functional? Some locks are just decorative.

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Assuming it used to work, and there are no other ways in, door/windows, you need a locksmith.
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One of two problems. Either the tail piece that attaches from the cylinder to lock broke off or its retainer came loose or broke and the cam/ tailpiece fell out, it should still be in the lock body.
If its a broken cam any lockshop should have some in stock, same goes for the retaining clip. That is if its not a cheap-o or from overseas.
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