How to Remove a Gas Meter Lock?

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They are generally made of less than strong material. You can jimmy the lock with a file of two nails. You can also cut it with bolt cutters.
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Go to your local hardware store and buy some bolt cutters. There are consequences for tampering with the lock on the meter. Just thought you should know.
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Pay your bills and it will never have a barrel put on it!
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1. Pour a small amount of water over the fuel pump and gas line. Do not pour water on the distributor, since it is too hot to safely expose to cold water. 2. Press gently on the gas
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A bolt cutter will do it, but I sure wouldn't risk paying the fine and doing the jail time. In our area, it is a crime to remove a lock installed on a meter by the utility provider.
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You can't or least it can't be removed intact. If I'm to assume it was locked by the gas company (or a building inspector) it would be illegal to do so anyway. It must have been locked
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It can be done many different ways. The best way is to use the key. It can be pried open with a sturdy screw driver, or cut with lock cutters. ...
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