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Have a 1981 GE panel box. Painted over so many times the

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Have a 1981 GE panel box. Painted over so many times the latch will not work. Broke it getting it off. So much paint. 139C5037 is part number. Do not want the locking one just the regular one. Matched it up with my panel box which is about 7 years old. Need one.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: A whole hour
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: Yes. It just snaps in. I have the old one out and took the one I have out of mine and put it back to check numbers.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Just need the part
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  George Smith replied 5 months ago.

Thanks for counting on us to help with your electrical issue. My name is ***** ***** I look forward to helping you! I’m new to just answer so please be patient with me. I am a licensed Electrician. I think I can help you, as I have over 40 years of electrical experience.

give me a second and I'll find it !

Expert:  George Smith replied 5 months ago.

Here it is!

I hope I was of help today? Please give me a good rating before you sign off today!



Customer: replied 5 months ago.
George: thx but I found that already. It will not fit. Different size as the added lock. Do not want the lock. I want the replacement one. The part number is ***** original question. Try again please. Thank you.
Expert:  George Smith replied 5 months ago.

can you send me a pic of the old one ?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Expert:  George Smith replied 5 months ago.

so far no luck !

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Ok then so fir the 100% deal of satisfaction we are at a zero. Please refund any charges you pulled as no answer was given.
Expert:  Sam Irvin replied 5 months ago.

Hello, I can help you with this. It's a TRL22 I found the cheapest one online at this site:

Please rate my service! Thanks!

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Dude: ordered one. Looks correct but will let you know. Thx.
Expert:  Sam Irvin replied 5 months ago.

Ok, let me know!

Expert:  Sam Irvin replied 4 months ago.

Hello, did that latch work for you?