# How do you open a 4 digit combination lock?

## How do you open a 4 digit combination lock?

How to Open a 4 Number Combination Lock

1. Look for your combination number.
2. Set the first digit of the combination.
3. Set the second digit of the combination.
4. Set the third digit of the combination.
5. Set the fourth digit of the combination.
6. Pull the shackle to unlock.

How does a 4 digit combination lock work?

4-Digit Combination Lock Details There is one wheel for each number. When the dial is turned, the spindle that connects each wheel rotates the drive cam. When the correct combination is entered into the lock dial, all the notches on the wheels line up on the spindle and the lock pops open.

How do you figure out the combination of a 4 number Lock?

### How do you unlock a 4 digit combination lock?

Do you have to rotate the wheels on an Abus padlock?

One of the videos of the old Abus padlock said that when you had the four numbers aligned you needed to rotate all the wheels a few places until they were inline with the locking mechanism. I turned them all once. Nothing. Twice.

Will a coke can work on an Abus 158kc/45 combination padlock?

I thought since they were similar it might work on the ABUS 158KC/45 Combination Padlock too. One of the things I found said that if you used a shim or a piece of a coke can between the dial and the body of the lock you would feel a flat side on the wheel. This was the key to working out the numbers.

#### How do you reset the combination on a lock?

Once you have the lock open you can turn the shackle to the back, push in, and reset the combination. I did this so many times to practice, not looking when i was doing it so I didn’t know what the code was.

What size padlock do I need for my apartment?

3-digit or 4-digit As the padlocks are secured by means of a 3-digit or 4-digit number combination that can be set individually, they are ideal for use in the leisure industry as there is no need to carry a key. The combination locks are available in sizes from 20 mm to 50 mm. ABUS padlocks: combination locks 78