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Frustrated2012 09-30-2012 05:58 PM

Kwikset deadbolt removal
 
Have removed the 2 inch screws, but the inside and outside do not come apart. I can twist and turn them, but not pull apart. What am I missing??.

DangerMouse 09-30-2012 06:11 PM

There may be a thin cover, try gently prying with a flathead screwdriver. If that does not work, please post photos to allow us to assist you better. :)

DM

Frustrated2012 09-30-2012 06:23 PM

Took off the cover and unscrewed th long screws. This allowed the front and back of the lock to jiggle but not pull out of the door.

joecaption 09-30-2012 06:26 PM

Wiggle the back side knob and pull at the same time, not both knobs. Should just pop out.

Frustrated2012 09-30-2012 06:28 PM

I have wiggled and pulled several times with no luck.


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