How To Reverse A Kwikset Door Lever

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By Shelly Schumacher

Many door hardware companies have made it convenient to purchase their door levers by making them easily adaptable to both right and left swing doors. Because of this the consumer no longer needs to determine if they have a right or left swing door. Kwikset makes door levers that are reversible, which allows to be used on any door. The process of...

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Mute the speaker Listen to this using a male or female voice M/F Loosen the set screws with an Allen wrench. These screws are located on the sides of the lever, towards the base. You will need to loosen two screws, one on each lever.

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Mute the speaker Listen to this using a male or female voice M/F Slide one side of the lever handle off the door knob opening. Set this lever aside.

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Mute the speaker Listen to this using a male or female voice M/F Pull the second lever out of the door knob opening.

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Mute the speaker Listen to this using a male or female voice M/F Reverse the sides that the levers are on by sliding the second door lever removed back into the door knob opening and then insert the first lever into the door knob opening.

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Mute the speaker Listen to this using a male or female voice M/F Reinstall the screws with an Allen wrench.

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