Kwikset 910 Smart Door Lock Guide


  • • Door prep: 2-1/8” diameter face hole & 1” diameter latch hole
  • • Backset: adjustable to 2-3/8” or 2-3/4”
  • • Door thickness: 1-3/8” to 1-3/4” automatic adjustment
  • • Cylinder: smartkey re-key technology
  • • Faceplate: 1” x 2-1/4” round corner standard
  • • Strikes: round corner strike 2-3/4” x 1-1/8”
  • • Bolt: 1” throw
  • • Door handing: reversible
  • • Battery requirements: 4 AA batteries—batteries last for approximately 1 year
  • • Communication: Z-Wave wireless protocol

Kwikset 910 Traditional Tone Adj


  • • Simplify security system control through lock keypad
  • • Directly control locks from security system to lock/unlock door while arming/disarming
  • • Single button security system arming via lock keypad
  • • Customize lighting scenes for convenience through lock keypad
  • • Initiate thermostat away mode when leaving home and locking door
  • • Save money while conserving energy usage through home/away modes via lock keypad
  • • Lock/unlock doors via smart phone or internet connection while away
  • • Receive remote notification when door lock is accessed
  • • Check lock status remotely to see if doors are locked
  • • Motorized locking mechanism— enables true remote locking & unlocking
  • • Includes SmartKey® re-key technology with BumpGuard™ protection
  • • Revolutionary tapered deadbolt design—enables misaligned doors to lock without pulling & pushing your door shut
  • • Full 128-Bit encryption security
  • • One touch locking
  • • Replaces existing door hardware with just a screwdriver
  • • No hard wiring needed


Video Instructions:

Step-by-Step Instructions:

  1. Prepare the door and check dimensions.
  2. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Full Door Preparation Dimensions

    • • Measure to confirm that the hole in the door is 2 and 1/8 inches.
    • • Measure to confirm that the backset is either 2 and 3/8 inches or 2 and 3/4 inches.
    • • Measure to confirm that the hole in the door edge is 1 inch.
    • • Measure to confirm that the door is between 1 and 3/8 inches and 1 and 3/4 inches.

    Note: If you are installing this lever below an existing lock or you plan to install a lock above this lever, make sure that the distance between holes is at least 6 and 1/2 inches.

  3. Install the door latch ensuring the slant of the latch bolt faces the door frame.

    910 Kwikset Deadbolt Install Latch and Strike

  4. Install the strike plate on the door frame.
  5. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Install Strike Plate

  6. Install the exterior keypad.
  7. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Install Exterior Keypad

  8. Install the mounting plate, then secure in place with screws. Ensure the edge of the mounting plate is parallel to the edge of the door.
  9. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Install Mounting Plate

  10. Install the spindle.
  11. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Install Spindle

  12. Prepare the interior assembly, removing the battery cover, removing the battery pack, and installing 4 AA batteries into the battery pack.
  13. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Install Interior

  14. Connect the cable, ensuring a tight cable connection.
  15. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Install Interior Assembly Cable

  16. Install the battery pack, then push the interior assembly onto the mounting place, ensuring any excess cable is clear, then secure with screws.
  17. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Install Interior Assembly Battery Pack and Placement

  18. Install the interior lever.
  19. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Interior Lever

  20. Install the exterior lever.
  21. 910 Kwikset Deadbolt Exterior Lever

  22. Add the lock to your smart home system. The following links provide detailed instructions on adding a Z-Wave device to some of our most common panels:

For additional information relating to your device, click the following link to view the original manufacturer's user guide or installation manual: Kwikset 910 Door Lock Manual