Consumer Electronics

Electronics Repair Questions? Ask an Electronics Technician

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

I can't open my safe, I put the key in and press on the open…

Customer Question
John, I can't open...

John, I can't open my safe, I put the key in and press on the open button and try to lift the top but it doesn't come open, my phone is *********. Rich

Technician's Assistant: How old is the phone?

Its my safe, 10 years +

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

None

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Consumer Electronics
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Consumer Electronics Question
Answered in 4 hours by:
9/12/2017
Electronics Technician: Josh, Technician replied 11 months ago
Josh
Josh, Technician
Category: Consumer Electronics
Satisfied Customers: 22,215
Experience: 10+ years
Verified

Hi! My name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you. Let's get started!

Ask Your Own Consumer Electronics Question
Electronics Technician: Josh, Technician replied 11 months ago

I apologize that you had to wait for a response.

Do you still need help with your issue?

Ask Your Own Consumer Electronics Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with an electronics technicianLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Steve G. Your Own Question
Steve G.
Steve G.
Steve G., Engineer
Category: Consumer Electronics
Satisfied Customers: 2,358
2,358 Satisfied Customers
Experience: VP of electronic repair company. Audio nut since 1974. Home Theater advisor. Vinyl holdout!

Steve G. is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I'm screaming your praises!! WOW! I plugged my TV in and bammo! The picture came on bright and beautiful. What a relief! YOU saved me some money and headache.

VMUnited States

I love this site! $9 instead of a repairman or new/used frig can't be beaten. This older woman will worry less now that she knows about this site. Bless you all.

WindyUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Steve G.

Steve G.

Engineer

2,358 satisfied customers

VP of electronic repair company. Audio nut since 1974. Home Theater advisor. Vinyl holdout!

John

John

Engineer and electronic enthusiast for more than 12 years.

228 satisfied customers

I am here to help you!

Russell H.

Russell H.

Service Tech

4,832 satisfied customers

8+ years of professional experience

Louie

Louie

Technician

4,619 satisfied customers

25+ yrs. experience in the field and 5+ yrs. online, down to component level.

Greg A.

Greg A.

Engineer

1,394 satisfied customers

Engineer / Consultant

Rod

Rod

Systems Engineer

1,319 satisfied customers

FCC Commercial Licenses, BSCS, ASEET, 40+years Electronics & Communication Systems

Martin

Martin

Engineer

1,248 satisfied customers

16 years, include works in aluminium plant, industrial machinery, military weapons, programming

< Previous | Next >

Related Consumer Electronics Questions
I have a honeywell safe with the battery dead and i cannot
i have a honeywell safe with the battery dead and i cannot find my key i have the com but cannot get it to turn on its a push button … read more
Nathan
Nathan
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
I used my key to open my sentry safe for years! I found the
I used my key to open my sentry safe for years ! I found the combination numbers ? So I thought I would try them to see if they were right ! I tried for 20 minutes , safe wouldn't open, So I said heck… read more
Neil
Neil
Associate Degree
2,630 satisfied customers
I cannot open my safe. I have the key and the code but it
Hi. I cannot open my safe. I have the key and the code but it doesn't open. … read more
Nathan
Nathan
Bachelors of Science
14 satisfied customers
Can't get into my Sentry Safe and I know it's the right
Can't get into my Sentry Safe and I know it's the right combination. I just put in brand new batteries. When I try the 5-digit combo, the green light for proceed lights up, a dim humming noise appears… read more
Russell H.
Russell H.
Service Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,832 satisfied customers
I purchased a small sentry safe (I think it is about 12x12)
I purchased a small sentry safe (I think it is about 12x12) ... put my passport and a few pieces of jewelry in it. Now it won't open. Couldn't remember if I locked it ... used the key, but it still wo… read more
Michael
Michael
Appliance Repair Technician
Bachelor's Degree
3,516 satisfied customers
I have a brinks 5073 eletronic mini safe that won't open w
I have a brinks 5073 eletronic mini safe that won't open w code, has not been giving a low battery signal and could open 2.5 wks ago, green and red light come on after I enter code- how can I fix it?… read more
Neil
Neil
Associate Degree
2,630 satisfied customers
i had a sentry safe (purchase about 8 yrs ago) and now i
i had a sentry safe (purchase about 8 yrs ago) and now i can't open it .it green lite comes on when i enter the combo But does not open( yes i just put in new batteries and i use an pencil eraser to c… read more
Michael
Michael
Research Librarian
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
150 satisfied customers
I have a Sentry Safe Model S3877 Serial AJ848078 Key 2068
I have a Sentry Safe Model S3877 Serial AJ848078 Key 2068 and We can't get it open. Have never had a problem before. Can you help me? Charles XXXX E Mail address***@******.*** Phone XXXXXXXXXX Lucas O… read more
Big River Guns
Big River Guns
311 satisfied customers
Sentry safe battery needs replacing. Can I use key?
I have a sentry safe #V260 and battery is low on indicator light after pressing in my code to open with key. Is there a way to open it with just the key that my wife and I have. Have to change batteri… read more
Expert
Expert
Sisco safe model 1070, How can i open safe? I cannot find
Sisco safe model 1070, How can i open safe? I cannot find key and do not remember if i put a code in at all. I don't think i have ever used it..I have had it in my closet for years and am now moving a… read more
Neil
Neil
Associate Degree
2,630 satisfied customers
I cant close my safe door because the door is locked, bars
I can't close my safe door because the door is locked, bars keep me from closing the door. Can't get the safe open even with the key. This occured when I purchased the safe, tried two or three times t… read more
MASTERTECH
MASTERTECH
Owner
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
6,817 satisfied customers
The safe door is open, cannot get the plungers to go back into
The safe door is open, cannot get the plungers to go back into the door so I can close it. The safe # XXXXX XXXXX Ser. # XXXXX John Mosley, XXX-XXX-XXXX or XXX-XXX-XXXX… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
Registered Residential Contractor
licensed residential contractor
1,851 satisfied customers
after putting the combo in, the green light to proceed does
after putting the combo in, the green light to proceed does not come on and the safe will not open.We put fresh batteries in to no avail. The model # XXXXX XXXXX serial # XXXXX*… read more
bugoy31
bugoy31
Electronic technician in amusement Centr
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
930 satisfied customers
Our sentry safe will not open. We have tried changing the batteries
Our sentry safe will not open. We have tried changing the batteries and banging it on the right hand upper corner (as instructed last time) and nothing seems to open it. Not sure what the model number… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
Registered Residential Contractor
licensed residential contractor
1,851 satisfied customers
Im programming the Sharp XE-A22S. I was going to set up the
I'm programming the Sharp XE-A22S. I was going to set up the time, but turned the key to X1/Z2, thinking it was on PGM (the opposite side) The screen now shows E02 000000 and I can't get ride of it. I… read more
cgisoftware
cgisoftware
Bachelor's Degree
76 satisfied customers
It step is.t appears that my grandayghter lockedc my safe.
It step is.t appears that my grandayghter lockedc my safe. I have the key and the knob lock releases, but I can't turn the combination button? I seldom lock it on a dialy basis so am not sure what the… read more
Craig
Craig
Electrical Director
Electrical Automation Technician
2,133 satisfied customers
my safe is sentry I had it about 10 years. it is the one with
my safe is sentry I had it about 10 years. it is the one with key pad you push the number in it beeps then I turn handle, it was making a sound,then it went dead gone,I can"t get it the safe open, the… read more
Techtronixs
Techtronixs
1 and half years electronic enginee
160 satisfied customers
My MPx220 motorola cell phone seems to be stuck in flight mode.
My MPx220 motorola cell phone seems to be stuck in flight mode. It shows the battery is low, no service and no sound. the battery is charged. you can't do anything none of the keys will work.… read more
Tesla_follower
Tesla_follower
Senior engineering analyst
Bachelor's Degree
20 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x