Front door dead bolt is stuck please help


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Old 11-08-19, 10:09 PM
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Front door dead bolt is stuck please help

The front door dead bolt has a small rod that is stuck the dead bolt is unlocking but the small rod is not can any one help
 
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Old 11-09-19, 03:22 AM
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Small rod??

Going to need a picture for this one!
 
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Welcome to the forums!
here are instructions for posting pics - https://www.doityourself.com/forum/e...-pictures.html
 
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Old 11-09-19, 09:26 AM
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Are you referring to a three point lock? Where the rod that bolts into the head and sill will not retract?
 
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Old 11-09-19, 06:02 PM
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The only "small rod" I can think of, is the small anti-saw steel rod inserted into the end of many deadbolts....I've never heard of one coming loose and sliding out tho. I doubt this is what you're referring to anyway. Is the rod preventing the door from opening? Need better description.
 
 

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