Barrel lock fitting on habitation door.

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  1. cydersyd

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    I need to change the lock on the habitation door due to the old one wearing and becoming sloppy.

    The outer part of the lock/doorhandle has arrived but the barrel lock is separate.

    If I I just push the lock barrel into the hole will it stay there, or is there some other method of fixing it in position.

    Thanks.
     
  2. SandT

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    If its a euro type barrel then you just push it in then its fixed in place by a screw through the door jamb.

    See this utube video ....


    Terry
     
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    If you are able to take the old one out .........you will know how to fit new one:xThumb:



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    Thank you SandT but it's a cylindrical barrel for a motorhome door lock.
     
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    Thanks for that, it's because the old one keeps coming out with the key the lock is so worn that I am having to replace the whole thing. I need to know how to secure the new barrel lock into the new door handle/lock.
     
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