How do you open a locked safe with the key?
Put the key in and turn it to the left to open a key-lock safe. Line up the key with the lock correctly and insert it. Turn it counterclockwise and pull the door towards you to open the safe.
Why will my safe not open?
There are a handful of reasons your safe won’t open. As outlined above, it could be due to dead batteries, lockout mode or time delay, jammed bolt work, disconnected or damaged wiring, and deactivated code. If the safe isn’t still opening, you can call a locksmith for assistance.
How do you open a safe without 4 numbers?
Opening a Safe Without the Combination
- First you must find the safe’s emergency key.
- Remove the panel that covers your safe’s dial.
- Once you have removed the dial panel, take a look beneath the dial itself.
- Insert the emergency key into the emergency keyhole and turn it until the safe opens.
Why is my stack on safe not locking?
Make sure you have entered the # sign after you have entered your security code. If the door is not open within the 5 second period it will re-lock and you will need to enter your security code again. Make sure to turn the handle clockwise to open the safe.
How do you open a 4 digit lock?
How to Open a Four Number Combination Lock
- Find your combination.
- Go to the first number.
- Set the second dial on the lock to the second number in the combination.
- Use the third wheel to find the third number in the combination.
- Locate the fourth number in the combination on the bottom wheel on the lock and center it.
Why does my safe not open when I Turn on the key?
There may be enough power in the batteries to operate the keypad, but not enough to completely retract the boltwork. At times, the bolt work can get jammed for a wide variety of reasons. If you hear the motor trying to retract the bolt work, but the safe won’t open, a jam could be the culprit.
Why does my safe not open after I enter the correct combination?
The safe won’t open after the combination is entered. Usually what you experience in this scenario is the door failing to open even after you enter the correct combination. Either the lever’s stuck or your wheels are out of alignment. In the case of a stuck lever:
Is there a chance a safe won’t open?
If that cannot be found, you can take a look at the type of construction and size of the safe. There is a chance that a safe won’t open is not a safe at all, rather it is a lockbox. Lockboxes and safes are two different devices, but either can be accessed by a professional. This leads me to the final bit of advice.
What to do if the lock on your safe is not working?
Shaking the handle back and forth rapidly to loosen the bolts, the turn the handle. With a rubber mallet, hit the edges of the safe door (not the dial or the handle – where the bolts go into the safe’s frame at the edge of the door). If this methods don’t work to open the safe door, a local safe locksmith may be required.