Drill baby drill!
I got these to avoid these type problems...
This also makes it a lot easier to remove the glass for cleaning or whatever...
Quoted from PaulCoff:
Got it, but do I just drill till the lock gives or do I use a screw driver after I “gap” a hole in the key hole? Never did it before and I don’t want to jack up the surroundings of the machine. Thanks
After you drill the lock enough to make it turn, you can open the coin door and remove the nut on the back of the lock to remove it from the door.
You will need a new lock of some type to keep the door closed after you get the old lock out.
The lock on the back box should probably also be replaced near the same time so that the key (if required) fits both locks.
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