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Kenmore commercial washer and dryer coin box removal

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Kenmore commercial washer and dryer coin box removal
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 7 years ago.
Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer,
Myself and the other Experts are anxious to help you, If I could please have the make and model number of the appliance that you have posted your question about? Along with any other info that you may think is important that you did not list in your original post to us. I will be more then happy to assist you.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
We have three Kenmore Commercial Washers and 3 Dryers that the keys to the lock box have been stolen. Neither Sears nor a locksmith can remove the old coin boxes so we can put in the new ones we have purchased.
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 7 years ago.

What is the name on the coin mechanism ?

ESD ,Greenwald

And do you have the keys to the top of the box ,(not the coin vault)

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
No all the keys were stolen
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 7 years ago.

Ok and the name on the coin mechanism?


Customer: replied 7 years ago.
Greenwald Industries Ultra Guard
Vertical 8
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 7 years ago.

ok you will need to contact Greenwald Industries direct, they can provide you with the top keys.

Once you have the top keys you can follow these instructions.


Kenmore does not sell or distribute money box keys. Even on factory coin equipped models, the money box key must be obtained from the key manufacturer or product distributor. ((((It is very important to record your key number)), which is located inside the money box, and keep it in a safe place. ((If the key is lost and the number is XXXXX recorded:)))

1. The key number may be viewed using a mechanics inspection mirror inserted through the money acceptor opening in the front metercase into the money box. Obtain the key number off of the label inside the money box and call the money box manufacturer to request a replacement key.

2. If the key number cannot be viewed due to the money box being full, the money box must be drilled out and replaced. A replacement money box may be obtained from Whirlpool Corporation or from any of the three most common coin equipment manufacturers:


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