If the combination does not open the lock, repeat Steps 1 through 4 and test the lock again. If you need further assistance post and I'll keep a check. In these type of cases the notched disk is hidden but it is still there, in between the number wheels. How do you open a combination lock without the combination? Carefully opening the hanger is a important step. Posted on Jan 14, 2010 It was a confirmation to what I thought! Try to align them all again. If you're looking to buy some, you can get yours where I got mine.
You can see the image of the suitcase here:. This sounds long and tedious, but Travel Sentry states that only 30 minutes is required, especially if one of the numbers is already known, or the first number is a 0, 1 or 2. You want to create a 90 degree 'L' shape. Starting with the first thumb-wheel of the lock, turn the wheel one click at a time until you see a notch in the disk as shown in the photos. How do you get the master combination? I would recommend holding the nail with vice-grips.
Aug 28, 2016 Bolt cutters? Make sure that all 3 notches are lined up in the same position. With cable inserted, lock code on current code or factory code 000, if you haven't changed it, turn the lock up diane down. These gaps move when latch is engaged and dial is turned; this sets a new numeric combination. Good luck Aug 31, 2013 I can't answer the problem - but am interested as we had an identical failure on holiday in South Africa. Look down into the shaft. Please refrase your question in a proper way so we can know better how to answer your query.
We had 4 suitcases and one arrived in our room a very long time after the other 3. Set this to a sequence easy for you to remember but hard for others to figure out. The button will snap back out and the numbers you have set the combination to will now be the ones that open the lock. Astro Knights Island Open the portal by pulling the Golden Key from the crystal. Write it down if you think you may forget! Look for a small reset button on the bottom or the side of the lock, then push the button with a paperclip, pen, or pencil. This is so that they can open your'e luggage without breaking your'e suitcase. However, you can find the combination with just a flashlight.
And this time try remembering the combo. Note that the release mechanism does not open by squeezing the center latch tabs together or pushing them apart. Then stop drilling and use a pick or scratch awl to scape the remaining pins out of the chambers and you can turn the plug with a screwdriver and it will unlock the door. Push the … levers back into place when finished. Return the butto … n housing back to its original position. The numbers showing on the wheels will be your combination. Now turn the dials onenotch at a time.
As you can see below, I was given 3 materials to choose from I'd suggest Acutough so that the keys don't break in the locks , and they're pretty cheap at under 4 dollars. Do not drill too deep or you'll damage the whole lock mechanism. When you see a red cylinder around the metal part of the lock, you just need to change the cod … e to 000. Let go of the shackle -these numbers are now associated with the divots. There are Chinese factories that have been making Samsonite for decades, and match the expectations for quality that Samsonite expects, as well as having an experienced labor force better than many other countries with cheaper labor costs. After the new combination resetted, return the key to upward position and remove it from the lid. If you've never set a combination on a luggage lock, it can be a bit confusing.
Open the lock, and find the recessed button on the side of the lock. Press down on the shackle and move it to 180 degrees from the locked position. I had the same problem. Get at it by opening trunk and pulling down panel on fuel door side as if you were going to replace a bulb in the back. Set all three number divots to look the same. We had to force the case open as the lock and the mechanism seemed to have come adrift in that when moving the lever with the correct combination - the case neither opened or closed.
Put your fingernails on both ends, and life the button away from the lock housing, and turn it 90 degrees. Most Samsonite luggage are made in China now, with good reason. Goodluck Full credit to the previous post as it got me looking underthe wheels. Written by Oscar: According to what he said you can find the combination sticker inside the trunk lid or the trunk bars, else than that my 1995 Lincoln town car had it sticked in the door panel, just take it off and you should see a black box with a sticker on it, the 5 digit number printed there is gonna be the master code. Back to the tools are they thru the car tools i.
For those without the little stick shift part, try this:. Opening your door: Fold your carton strip directly in the middle of the sand paper. Should be all ready to go. You should be able to bend the nail over the pliers by hand. Items needed: empty 1gallon plastic jug; medium grit sandpaper; super glue; scissors. Once your tool completely envelopes your lock pull the outer edge so that it snugs around the lock.