KRYPTOLOK SERIES 2 STUCK
But a good clean and lubrication every now and then never did anyone any harm! I knew WD40 was not a lubricant, but had no clue as to how to lubricate my lock. If not, get a new lock. Wow — great help. A Kryptonite lock provides serious security but it must be used properly to be effective. This is when the key will break off in the lock!
But this is worth trying if the alternative is walking home. It’ll take quite a few drops, but it works a lot better than WD I’m going to go try and pick it up now, but I don’t know the best way to try and make sure this doesn’t keep happening. Especially in cold or wet climates. Find great deals on eBay for kryptonite bike lock series 2. Also I think Evans have a year’s return policy if it’s not suitable so if it really is screwed take your receipt and see what they say. Either your bike will be stolen because they offer such poor protection.
Please success me what can I do.
kryptonite lock stuck in the bracket : londoncycling
Sign up using Email and Password. This all could have been avoided if you grease your locks once in a while. If that doesn’t work, you’ll need to think of cutting the lock in some way. But the good news is: Sometimes breathing into the keyhole will do the job. My experience with “dry” teflon lube, such as finish line, has been excellent.
Squirt some lock “de-icer” in there. Worked great after a couple of squirts and turning it a few times. Do you have any tips for cleaning the lock after lubricating it to prevent this happening? It will also lubricated for a short time but more importantly it will help flush anything out of the lock and then it any leftover liquid will just evaporate. Damon Damon 3 4 9. Thanks for this great info!!
I guess I should keep them properly lubricated too, though. By the way if your key does break off in the lock and you are lucky enough to own a Kryptonite lock, you can get a locksmith to remove the key, seeries the lock, the key, the key number and the locksmith bill to Kryptonite and they will refund the bill and send you sries new lock!
Learn more about how to pro It can be used to clean it although a locksmith will tell you not to do it. I have sprayed the locks with WD again and again, but to no avail. Have you tried soaking the whole locking mechanism in WD overnight? Matt Toigo Matt Toigo 3.
But what do you think? Squirt some “Liquid Wrench” into the krypholok. Kryptonite A Kryptonite lock provides serious security but it must be used properly to be effective.
But this is worth trying if the alternative is walking home. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. So as soon as the lock and key starts to get iffy, ether-clean the lock, lube it, and if it’s still iffy, replace your key with a spare ASAP.
One alternative “degunker” is “lock de-icer” spray. Kryptonite KryptoLok Series 2 Integrated Chain Bike Lock It’s an unfortunate necessity, and although we wish it weren’t the case, if you’re riding into or around town, you’re going to be wanting a trusty, dependable, and solid kryotolok to do the business at the bike stand.
Here is serifs that might help. I can still use the lock but it hurts the hands in weather up here in Winnipeg, Canada. Get it right the first time instead.
Its krpytolok expensive Magnum X4 piece of junk. Either your bike will be stolen because they offer such poor protection.
I then wiped out the ends where the U seats into, and tapped out any loose liquid, then lubricated keyhole and the nib that springs in and out. I have also heard of people using anti-septic hand wash!
I cleaned it up real good no difference. A good and cheap alternative to WD40 is diesel fuel.
Did the same thing! This was a pretty expensive lock for a few months use so unlike the owner of this site I can only recommend dodging the use of anything ABUS in future.
Better to get some proper lock lubricant. He recommended spraying in a good dose of ether-based cleaner e. Jeremy Borton Jeremy Borton 1. Apply it to both the ends of the bar and the holes in the body, as and when you need to.