Bristol home owner locked out with broken front door lock

New MPL centre gearbox compared to the old one Fitted in Bristol home

Broken MPL Gearbox

A customer in Bristol (BS7) called City Locksmiths Bristol because they couldn’t open their uPVC front door. The lock just would not work and they were locked out!
Obviously this is very distressing and when an emergency locksmith service in Bristol is invaluable. So we attended quickly.  Our UPVC Lock Repair Service is there for you when you need it!
 

Obsolete MPL Gearbox

We arrived quickly, much to the homeowners relief.  When we inspected the door lock to see if it had indeed failed or could simply be adjusted and lubricated.  We found that indeed, the MPL Gearbox was broken. if you have a faulty uPVC lock, it’s important to seek out an experienced uPVC repair specialist. Not all locksmith companies in Bristol are experts in uPVC door locks, so always be sure to check. This is unfortunate but luckily this customer called City Locksmiths Bristol!
 
An MPL is more commonly known as a Multipoint Lock and provide a high level of security which is why they are popular with home owners.
 

We replaced the MPL lock

As a professional locksmith in Bristol with expert uPVC door lock capability, we do carry a range of replacement multipoint locks.
We dismantled the broken multipoint lock mechanism then supplied and fitted a new MPL centre gearbox which we stocked on our fully equipped Van.
 

Another professional job completed by Nick from City Locksmiths in Bristol.

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