How to change a euro cylinder

How to change a euro cylinder

Please find as follows a video and a step by step written tutorial on how to change a euro cylinder which is commonly found on UPVC and composite doors.








How To Change A Euro Cylinder Step 1

Step 1 :
Remove the fixing screw (sometimes this can be a allen key ) that is located on the side of the door, in line with the bottom of the cylinder as shown.




How To Change A Euro Cylinder Step 2

Step 2 :
The key is needed to turn a cam that is holding the cylinder into the door, with a pulling movement, turn the key slowly until you feel the cylinder pull out of the door. Simply replace the cylinder, making sure the keys are inserted to make the cam flush, then replace fixing screw.