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hi, my father recently passed and left a vanguard vs 200 in our basement  empty and unlocked but no one knows the combination. how do i go about getting the combination and possibly changing it to make the safe usable?

A few different safe manufacuters used the Vanguard name.

Any chance you could post a pic?

If it is a light duty safe, you may be able to lift the door off of the hinge pins and carry it into a lock/ safe shop.

They can service the lock, bolts etc and set a new comb for a minimal fee.



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Dan Terrigno


I can answer questions about commercial locks, card access systems, locksmithing except for cars, safes & safe opening, video surveillance and master key systems


35 years as a locksmith, security system designer and installer, trouble shooting and repair of all manner of security related equipment

Associated Locksmiths of America, Safe & Vault Technicians Association

Attended Miami University, Kent State University, continuing education through the Associated Locksmiths of American

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