What is the turning sequence for my First Alert Combination Safe?

For the First Alert Waterproof Fire Safes (Models 2087F and 2092F), use the following:

  1. Turn dial LEFT (counterclockwise) three times to clear settings.
  2. Start the dial on 0 (zero) to dial combination.
  3. Turn dial LEFT, passing the first combination number FOUR (4) times and stop at number on fifth time around.
  4. Turn dial RIGHT, passing second combination number TWO (2) times and stop at number on third time around.
  5. Turn dial LEFT, passing third combination number ONE (1) time and stop at number on the second time around.
  6. Turn dial RIGHT, to the last combination number and STOP.
  7. Turn bottom of handle to RIGHT to open and open door.   For the Protector by First Alert Model 6740F/2740F Executive Safes use the following (these safes have a three-number combination):
    1. Start with the dial on zero.
    2. Turn the dial LEFT passing your number TWO (2) times and stop at   number on the third time.
    3. Turn dial RIGHT, passing your number ONE (1) time and stop at number on the second turn.
    4. Turn dial LEFT, stopping on the third number.
    5. Grab the lever handle and move it to the right. Then pull the door open.

For all other First Alert Safes use the following:

  1. Turn dial RIGHT (clockwise) three times to clear settings.
  2. Start the dial on 0 (zero) to dial combination.
  3. Turn dial RIGHT, passing first combination number FOUR (4) times and stop and number on fifth time around.
  4. Turn dial LEFT, passing second combination number TWO (2) times and stop at number on third time around.
  5. Turn dial RIGHT, passing third combination number ONE (1) time and stop at number on the second time around.
  6. Turn dial LEFT, to the last combination number and STOP.
  7. Insert the key in the lock and turn key RIGHT to open.