Homebase will display battery life status in the Community Manager and Mobile Manager. We will send notifications when the battery needs to be replaced.
Notifications emails will let you know the status of the battery and how much time until the lock will lose power.
For a Status of Low:
For a Status of Critically Low
When the Schlage button blinks red even when no buttons have been pressed the battery is critically low and MUST be replaced.
Replacement instructions can be found in the following user guides.
BE and FE Model User Guide
Schlage recommends using a premium alkaline battery for all electronic locks. Lithium, rechargeable and older battery technologies may cause undesirable operation.
All Schlage smart and electronic locks are equipped with low battery warnings. When presented with this warning, it is best to replace your batteries immediately to ensure continued, reliable operation. When replacing the batteries, it is best to use new and unused alkaline batteries.
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