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Top 10 Tips: Mortice keys

This shows how your handles should be when the door is closed.
How your handle should Look when the door is closed.

Mortice keys : A common problem with lever deadlocks is the curtain or bolt tail breaking off through excessive force. The main symptom would be a key spinning all the way without unlocking the door. Since you have the key to hand you can insert and turn to 180 degrees to align the levers with the bolt stump. Access the bolt with a tidy hole or through the door-frame gap to manually inch the bolt open.

 

 

 

 

 

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