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Can't get deadbolt off

I have removed the set screw from my Kwikset deadbolt but have not been able to remove turn piece in order to remove decorative plate. Please let me know what the next step is. I can pry the ...
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Please advise how to lubricate stiff latch bolt of mortise lockset on metal exterior security door. (NOT the pins in the keyway!)

The latch bolt of the mortise lockset in a metal security door is stiff. I worry about the long-term effect of slamming the door in order to drive the stiff latch bolt back and allow the door to ...
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deadbolt lever won't turn

We had to take the deadbolt off, we put it back on but when I tried to turn the lever on the inside the deadbolt only moves about a 1/4 of an inch and not further. did I put it back together wrong
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Deadlock not working properly

The deadlock on our front door has worked fine for 2.5 years. You could hear a "clunk" when it was turned. Now, all of a sudden, the latch slides over silently with no resistance. The major problem ...