Locksmithing/Remove door handle


Door Handle
Door Handle  
I have a falcon B-series door handle on my bathroom door. It locks when you push the button and if you twist the button it remains locked until unlocked with a key. I lost the key and wish to remove the handle.

Hello Natalie,

You weren't clear on what you needed.  If you need something else please let me know.

You don't need the key to remove the lock from the door, only to remove the outside lever.

On the inside lever find a small hole on the edge.  Put a small probe like a paperclip into the hole and depress the retainer as you pull the lever off.  Pop off the rose and under that are the mounting screws.  Remove those and the inside will come off. Pull the outside assembly out then remove the latch.

Replace with your new lock following the instructional that came with it.



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