Quick Answer: How do you unlock a Kwikset door lock?

Unlocking from the inside of the door is done manually by turning the thumb turn. Locking and unlocking from the outside can be done automatically by an electric motor. As the last number of a correct code is pressed on the keypad, the electric motor swings into action and retracts the deadbolt.

Why is my Kwikset lock not unlocking?

Make sure the User Code is correct and that the Kwikset button is pushed after entering the User Code. If the door still won’t unlock, use a key to unlock the door. Call technical support for further troubleshooting.

How do I know if my Kwikset lock is SmartKey?

If you’re not sure about your own lock, take a close look at it and see if there’s a tiny oval hole next to the keyhole. If so, then it’s a SmartKey lock.

How do I reset my Kwikset digital lock?

A factory reset will delete all codes associated with the lock.

  1. Make sure the door is open and unlocked.
  2. Press and hold the program button for 30 seconds using the SmartKey tool or a paper clip. You will hear one long beep.
  3. Press and release the program button. You will hear one short beep.

Why is my Kwikset lock beeping?

The lock should beep twice when it unlocks and once when it locks. It will also beep if there is a warning such as a low battery or a jammed bolt. … Reinstall the battery cover.

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How do you fix a Kwikset keypad lock?

My Lock Won’t Pair

  1. Remove the battery pack.
  2. Press and hold the A or Program button while reinserting the battery pack. Keep holding the button for 30 seconds until the Lock beeps and the status LED flashes red. …
  3. Press the button once more. When the LED flashes green and you hear one beep, the Lock has been reset.

How do you reset a Kwikset 910 lock?

How to perform a factory reset:

  1. Remove the batteries.
  2. Press and hold the lock button on the keypad.
  3. Place the batteries back in (while still holding the button)
  4. The lock will beep three times over the course of 15 seconds or so. After the 3rd beep release the button.

Why is my keypad door lock not working?

If you find that the issue is the lock, try rebooting the lock first. To reboot the lock, remove one battery from the lock and replace it. Once you have rebooted the lock, try the entry code again. If this does not work, the keypad must be reset.