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Old 07-19-2011, 04:43 PM   #1
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CH751 Storage Compartment Keys, Security Alert

Supposedly the CH751 keys common useage has been discovered by the criminal element. Re: Ad in RV Journal, Summer 2011 page #69.
The suggestion is to upgrade to a different designed lock&key that incorporates 10K plus different key codes.
Info at:
I have not heard anything from Forest River nor dealer.
However in my searching of CH751, I found that you can purchase a pair of CH751 keys for $7.00 on!
Anyone out there have any related info on this issue?
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Old 07-19-2011, 05:51 PM   #2
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Been covered here about a year ago. Not much to worry in most campgrounds. I would recommend it for trailers in storage. By the way, if you change the locks, and leave your trailer for service, make sure and give them the new key,

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Old 07-20-2011, 06:54 AM   #3
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New locks and keys can be purchsed at Lowes or Home Depot. Very easy to install and you won't have to worry about whats in your storage compartments.
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Old 07-20-2011, 07:24 AM   #4
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A lock will only keep an honest person out. If a person wants to get into your TT changing locks will not keep them out.
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Old 07-20-2011, 07:53 AM   #5
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A lock will only keep an honest person out. If a person wants to get into your TT changing locks will not keep them out.

I did however change ours to 2 Barrel locks instead of 1 CH and one thumb lock. Now you need a big bar to pull on the door to get it open and that is something someone would notice.

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Old 07-20-2011, 08:10 AM   #6
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Some one got into my pass thru storage area and accessed the inside of my camper from under the bed.Stole all my booze, hope they got sick.
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Old 07-24-2011, 01:05 PM   #7
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yea those keys are used every where, freightliner uses them on the school buses they build for the storage compartments
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Old 07-25-2011, 04:42 AM   #8
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The CH-751 key not only works on campers but it is used on other things where i work. That was the first thing i changed was the storage locks.
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Old 07-25-2011, 05:19 AM   #9
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Even the round keys ----------

Even the round keys and lock are all one number key from Camping World. Just like the standard keys and locks. I know, for I bought the round key locks from C/W

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