Frequently Asked Questions About Kwikset Electronic Door Locks
Can I Connect my Kwikset Lock to my Phone?
Yes, you can connect Kwikset smart locks to your phone via compatible apps. Most of the locks are smartphone enabled—and works with home connect technology. Depending on the lock type, you can find the instructions on the manual or the hub you’re connecting with.
How do you Change the Code on a Kwikset Electronic Door Lock?
This may vary based on the type of lock. Generally, set the lock to an extended lock position. Then press the program button and enter your new code—usually 4 –8-digit code. You should press the program button once. After that, press the program button again but this time—twice. Now enter the same code or a new one and press the lock button.
You should refer to the manual for more detailed instructions based on the type of code you have. However, the process is quite simple and straightforward.
What is the Master Code for Kwikset Lock?
Kwikset’s master code is 0000. This is the master code that comes with all Kwikset locks. You can change this to your desired code, and this is the best thing to do to avoid a security breach. The locks are also pre-programmed with factory default code, which is 1234. You should remove this code after getting and installing the lock.
Are Kwikset Locks Safe?
Kwikset smart locks are built with security in mind, and they are secure. More recent improvement on the locks has seen them get certification from BHMA and others. More so, the locks are designed with the patented technology that protects against lock picking, bumping and other undetectable attacks.