Got a Kaba door lock problem? Don’t worry…we’ve got it covered. You see, we’ve had a lot of experience with fixing Kaba latches, we have the expertise to solve even the trickiest of problems. This article is for anyone who needs some quick Kaba door lock troubleshooting advice. We can help you get your Kaba door locks working properly again. Here are steps to follow:
Troubleshooting of Kaba Door Lock
1. Programming a New Code
Turn the lock’s bolt or knob to see if it opens without requiring a code. If this is the case, the lock is set to “zero combination.” When the door is open, programme a new code into the lock. Depending on the lock model, there are different ways to do this. reset the lock combination by turning the knob to the left to reset the lock of any password. Then remove the back of the lock by removing the screw via a ranch. Turn the knob to the left once more and then enter a new combination. Now turn it to the right to activate the combination. You are good to go!
2. Using a Master Key
Master keys are used to unlock any Kaba door lock, except for the Simplex 1000 series. If you don’t have master keys, visit your local locksmith to get a replacement master key or make copies of an existing one. To use a master key, push in and hold the lock button on the Kaba door lock. While holding in the button, insert the master key into the lock and turn it counterclockwise until the lock opens.
If it opens, you can reset the combination by following the above steps for resetting the code.
3. Applying Magnetic Field To The Lock
When you have a Kaba door lock, when you experience issues with the lock failing to open, it could be caused by the keypad losing power.
Use a strong magnet to apply a magnetic field to the left side of the lock. This option is only available in models manufactured before 2008. It could be done when you can’t get it to open the other ways. Once the door opens, reset the combination by following the above steps. However, if it doesn’t open, please contact experts who can open it.
I hope the above-mentioned steps were useful in opening your door. If they don’t work, be quick in calling the technical experts to open it.