Kwikset 980 door lock

This model has been tested by our experts.


The Kwikset 980 is part of the Door Lock test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, Door Lock models like the 980 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.

Kick-in as sold: Resistance to kick-in as sold is how well the lock survived increasingly forceful impacts using the hardware it comes with.

Drilling: Drilling shows how well the lock stood up to assaults with a drill.

Picking: Picking shows how well the lock stood up to the lock-picking efforts of our experts.