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I have a Brinks Safe Model 5072 31-0205A For some odd reason

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I have a Brinks Safe Model 5072 31-0205A For some odd reason I can not get it to open with the combination, and I've had it for so long I have no idea where the key may be. Have any answers
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: about a week
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes I hope to
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: I just have some important papers in it I need to get
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  Eddie replied 1 month ago.

Hi you can try resetting the combination if this method will work ..................

Select a new 4-number combination. Then:
1. Before starting, clear all settings by turning the dial CLOCKWISE (to the right)
three times.
2. Turn dial to right unti is is on 0 (zero).
3. Turn dial to the RIGHT, passing the first number in the combination FOUR (4)
times. Stop on that number on the fifth time around.
4. Turn the dial to the LEFT, passing the second number in the combination TWO (2)
times. Stop at that number on the third time around.
5. Turn the dial to the RIGHT, passing the third number in the combination ONE (1) time. Stop at that number on the second time.
6. Turn the dial to the LEFT, to the last number in the combination, and STOP.
7. Insert key in the cylinder lock and turn RIGHT to open.

OR

turn the dial 4 times counter clockwise to the first number

3 times clockwise to the second number
2 times counter clockwise to the third number
1 time clockwise, slowly to stop

please let me know

Thanks

eddie

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I don't have a dial mine is like a calulator just numbers
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Not for an extra $24.00 my goodness!
Expert:  Eddie replied 1 month ago.

extra 24?.......I don't receive any credit unless my answers are rated by you.........did someone ask you for a phone request?

next thing to do is to call Brinks.......you'lll need the serial number to either get the original combination or an over ride key...................the serial number might be on the hinge on your model........let me know if you can get that or is it that 31- number at the top?

Thanks

Expert:  Eddie replied 1 month ago.

I hope you found my answers to your questions helpful and of sound value and would consider a positive rating so I can receive credit for my help. I'm proud of the work I do here and the positive ratings given by clients like you!

Thanks

eddie

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
As I have stated before, my safe is not a dial type therefore how would I go about trying to change the combination? It has numbers 1-9 and letters A B C. Do you have a phone number for Brinks?
Expert:  Eddie replied 1 month ago.

contact Sisco/ Honeywell who bought out Brinks............This number may be a different one but give it a try 1-***-***-**** you will need your serialnumber which should be located on the lower left

Let me know

thanks

Expert:  Eddie replied 1 month ago.

I hope you found my answers to your questions helpful and of sound value and would consider a positive rating so I can receive credit for my help. I'm proud of the work I do here and the positive ratings given by clients like you!

Thanks

eddie

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