can I change door closer arm

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Yes, as long as you stay with the like style arm.  Example: replace an RW/PA with HW/PA, replace an EDA with HEDA, or replace a CUSH with HCUSH.
Try the steps below to improve the hold open adjustment. Remove hold open nut  Apply a couple drops of blue loctite to the threads. Re-assemble, and reset hold open. Let loctite set up overn...
The old 4030/4130 closers and arms are obsolete, there is nothing to replace them. No arm from other closers will fit  There is no closer that can replace the old 4030 series closer with the exa...
The 4010 door closer is handed and they are not field reversible.
When placing an order for a 4041/4040XP Rw/PA with hold open, it would be ordered as a 4041 /4040XP Hw/PA. For an existing Rw/PA requiring the addition of a hold open function, a hold open arm woul...
The 2010 and 2030 closer are not the same. The 2010 Series closer uses the (larger) 4010 cylinder which requires a 4" minimum frame tube to mount in. The 2030 uses the (narrow) "Pacer" cylinder...
 The correct method (process) for setting the hold open is: The 4010 hold open arms are handed, verify correct hand arm. (R or L stamped on main arm) Loosen the hold open nut. Opened the door ...
EDA ARM - The EDA arm is a heavy duty parallel arm mount.  The degree of door opening is determined by the template used for mounting. EDA arm closers can only be mounted as a Push Side parallel ar...
The (SF) "Swing Free" arm allows the door to be put into hold open position, but then repositioned (swing free) to any other degree of opening without taking the closer out of the hold open mode. ...
ST-1630 is required when mounting a 4041 or 4040XP door closer regular (pull/hinge) side with a concealed GJ100 or GJ410 series over head stop.
Surface Mounted door closers are the most durable and common type of door closer. Mounted to the surface of the door or frame Can be configured (through installation or arm type) to meet a...
The 330 closer and parts were discontinued in early 2009. LCN does not have any parts available for the 330 series closer. The LCN 3030 Series would be the comparable closer replacement to the...
The fluid in an LCN closer must not be refilled in the field. See attached Warranty and Repair Communication 
Steelcraft offers two optional types of reinforcements for open section header to be installed in distributor shop or in the field: Full profile sleeve; is a 14 gauge, 16" long part to fit the p...
The part number is: 1461-3071 for the door closer cylinder body.
The Date Code and Closer Size are stamped in the backside of the closer body. Closer Size: If the number is "1", the closer is a 2031 or 5031. If the number is "3", the closer is a 2...
The hold open position on a "REG" or "EDA"  hold open arm is set with the door to a few degrees shy of the desired hold open point. To properly set, open the door 5° less then the desired hold open...
The HSA is an electrically controlled closer/holder designed to provide easy passage for groups of pedestrians through high traffic doors. - In 2006, we changed the Scanner in all HSA units to a s...
Standard and Full Size I/C mortise cylinders on the L9485 and L9486, Hotel or Restroom Locks, use the concept of a ward ring to lock out all change keys once the deadbolt is thrown. Instead of a fu...
HANDINGA stop ring is installed on the right side for right hand operation and on the left side for left hand operation.  Right hand shown below.
Yes, several HHD's can be used with a single lock, as long as the HHD's have the same Coupling Password as the lock.
The HHD coupling password is set during the lock initialization, coupling process.
When the coupling password is changed the value is stored in the HHD and once coupled to a lock, the Coupling Password is also loaded in the lock/device memory.
The Coupling Password is compared whenever an HHD is trying to adjust lock configuration settings or downloading door programming files.
The 4041 Rw/PA and the Hw/PA have the same template.  The only difference is the arm. The 4041/4040XP Hw/PA, if mounted to the 180° template, will hold the door open at 180°. Rw/PA is Regular A...
There are 2 types of door coordinators available: Bar Coordinators (Ives COR Series): Surface mounted to the bottom surface of the frame soffit. The active door lever, located nearest to th...
Followings could cause the Chexit device to go into alarm after the rearm time: Chexit devices shipped after 8-24-2015 with motor driven: Module DPS LED is ON DPS switch contact is open: Close t...
Chexit devices shipped prior to 8-24-2015 with solenoid driven: Chexit device has a RX switch with a connector that needs to be connected to the Chexit module otherwise the alarm will sound af...
The installation of the arms with the Benchmark and Falcon Swing Door Operator is similar to the Sr. Swing Series . The arms are installed with the main activation input shorted, the gearbox at the...
The EDA (Extra Duty Arm) is the standard arm for the 4110.
Maximum reveal for a 4041 regular arm is 2-9/16". The reveal for a 4041 long arm is from 2-9/16" to 4-13/16". The reveal for a 4041 extra long arm (ELR) is from 4-13/16" to 8". ST-2523 is a sp...
The replacement arms for the older handed 4010SE/4110SE closers would be ordered as: 4040SE-3077T x ST-3035 for a RH arm. 4040SE-3077T x ST-3035-1 for a LH arm. 
Optional closer reinforcements are located at 3" from hinge jamb to the beginning of the reinforcement plate. This applies to Regular Arm, Parallel Arm, Top Jamb. Regular Arm (RA) closer reinfor...
Falcon SZ Series Door is the economy Steelcraft commercial grade door recommended light commercial applications when architectural specification are not needed. Options: The SZ-Series door is...
The correct method (process) for setting the hold open is: The 4110 HEDA arms are handed, verify correct hand arm. (RH or LH stamped on shoe bracket) Loosen the hold open nut at shoe bracket. ...
The LCN 4010SE / 4110 SE series are obsolete, and on longer available. They were replaced by the 4040SE series. The 4010SE / 4110 SE track is replaced with the current 4040SE trac...
The 1260 closer body has the same footprint (9-1/16" x 3/4") and it mounts in the same location as the 1070 body, but the arm will have to be moved slightly to match the 1260 templating.
 The P1070 was replaced with the 1261 Rw/PA.
Make sure that the hold open nut is not on upside down.  The orientation of the hold open nut depends on the mounting. On a Top Jamb "Push Side" mount, the hold open nut would poi...
If the closer arm is touching the door, it is because the arm or the closer body is not templated correctly. Confirm dimensions are taken from the proper location and make corrections if needed. 
14" door leaf is the narrowest with standard template.
4040XP Series (4040 DEL) is a universal closer. *(see note) Non Handed closer. Can be mounted on a RH or LH door. 4041XP - Adjustable size 1 to 6. Can mount push side or pull side of the doo...
The LCN direct retrofit for the Obsolete 303 OHC closer was the 330 series, it was discontinued in 2009. The 3030 closer door closer body can be used as a replacement cylinder. 
Hold Open Closers & Magnets (Fire/Life safety products) provide a wide range of solutions.  Single or multi-point hold open closers Utilize an electromechanical closer. Hold the door o...
A 4600 (4630/4640) not opening to a full 90 degrees could be caused by a couple things: The Opening Force could be set too low. Try increasing the opening force adjustment on the controller a 1/...
The 4011 can only mount on the Pull Side of the door and the 4111 can only mount on the Push Side of the door. Differences - The 4011 and the 4111 cylinders are different and the pinion shafts are...
The 4011 and 4021 use the same closer body but other components are different. The 4011 mounts "pull" side. When ordered as a 4011, it comes with a 6-3/8" rod and shoe, pull side instruction...
Surface Mounting - A 9542 DD (double door) header and a 9540-18 mounting plate can be used on the active leaf. A manual closer with a PA (parallel arm) can the be installed on the inactive leaf.  B...
LCN does offer a 2810 Senior Swing / 2010 manual closer combo for a pair of doors.  Both units contained within the same Senior Swing header. To order a paired operator with a 2810 on&nb...
The SEH is an "electronic holder" (ONLY) that is used to hold open a Fire Rated opening. It requires a door closer to be mounted on the opposite side. It is normally used on an existing opening wit...
Because of the new extended LCN warranties and the desire to be consistent across the entire Allegion premium brands, LCN will be moving away from offering an out-of-warranty repair service beginni...
The SED/MED series closers where discontinued in 2000. The SE or ME series from LCN can be used as replacements to provide a hold open feature, but will not have the smoke detectors ...
The 4040(XP) door closer can be used as a temporary replacement in a 4630/4640 operator to provide manual control of the door while the 4630/4640 closer cylinder is being repaired or a replacement ...
The old 4030 series was: Handed Mounted regular arm hinge side. Had sized springs, were not adjustable. The 4033 is an obsolete closer.  If required, handing can be verified by looking at ...
A 4010 is the series of door closer, a 4011 is the adjustable spring inside the closer.
The 4330 / 4430 is an obsolete ME closer replaced by the 4310ME or 4410ME Series.
For a door closer that tries to open the door instead of closing it:The closer body could be mounted backwards on the door - check instructions for proper closer orientation.It could be the wrong h...
A  LHR (left hand reverse) door uses a RH (right hand) door closer. A RHR (right hand reverse) door uses a LH (left hand) door closer.
A door can be handed in several ways. The easiest way is to stand on the Push side of the door. Push the door away from you as if you are going to walk thru the opening. If the hinges are on yo...
To determine the hand of a door, view the door from the outside, security side or key side of door.  Once there identify which side are the hinges located on the, right or left side of t...
Go to the push side of the door opening.  See above illustration. If door swings out to the left, it needs a left hand door closer. If door swings out to the right, i...
First you need to determine if the closer is handed.  A handed door closer will only have a single shaft on one side of the closer for the arm to attach to. If the closer is handed...
LCN does not supply Allen wrenches, the size that LCN uses, are standard sizes that every installer will have in their tool kit. 3/32" Allen wrench for adjusting regulation valves: main speed, lat...
The regulation valves are designed to adjust the flow the hydraulic fluid in the closer which regulates the door closing speed through various phases of the closing cycle. The regulation valves h...
There are a few things that can cause a closer to slam. The closer could be adjusted incorrectly. Turn all regulating screws clockwise until they stop. Then open each valve 1 and 1/2 turns. If t...
How to:  What are the steps to adjust a door closer?Facts: All LCN and FALCON door closers will have 3 regulating valves and a spring adjustment.  All closers with a "Delay" feature ...
Cam Lift hinges can only be used with LCN door closers that have a "Regular" style arm.     Manual Closers: Maximum lift dimension is 3/4". Can not be use EDA, CUSH, or Track Arm do...
2030 and 5030 are both overhead concealed closers. The 2030 uses a concealed, in the door, track, and a concealed one piece arm. The 5030 uses a exposed double lever arm (like the arm for a 401...
The Fusible Link arm is available with the 4010, 4020 and 4110 series closers. They all use the same Fusible Link arm. The UL Listing number is for the Fusible Link arms is R1943. The 4010 Serie...
The 1260, 1460, and 4030 regular arm closers on the pullside will allow 180° door opening and can be held open at 180°, frame and trim permitting.
Clear Opening Width for swinging doors is measured (with the door open 90 degree) from the face of door to stop soffit on strike jamb.          &nbs...
Locate closer and arm from the centerline of the swing clear hinge pin.
The 40401/4040XP closer with optional EDA arm has to be mounted parallel arm on the push side of the door.
Overhead Concealed door closers are used to provide a more aesthetic look to the opening.  Concealed in either the frame or the door Offer the ability to be adjusted to maintain control o...
The "320G" is the # on a UL sticker attached to the arm of most LCN door closers, and is not a door closer model number.  The "320G" means that the arm is not a mechanical hold open device and OK t...
When installing the arm; the gearbox shaft  and door must be at the (+90°) full open position. The following step are used to install the Sr. Swing (REG) push arm. Install the header and door brac...
The Falcon SC60, SC70, and SC80 series closers all use the same arm options. The SC91 series uses a different arm from the rest.
The 1460 Regular Arm part numbers are: Regular Arm -- 1460-3077 or 1460-3077L for long arm (must specify finish). Regular Arm with PA -- 1460-3077PA (must specify finish). Regular Hold Open Ar...
No, the door and frame preparation are different, and the arms and tracks are different on the standard versus ADJ products.  A new unit must be ordered if you want to change the function to o...
This can only be done with universal, non-handed closers:  1250, 1260, 1450, 1460, 4030, 4040XP, and 4050A.You would need an xxxx-62PA shoe to adapt from regular arm to parallel arm mount...
The 4110 EDA/HEDA can be templated for 100°, 140°, and 180° hold open. The hold open adjustment can be set to hold the door at any position (degree) up to the maximum door opening angle. For "Wi...
ST Number Product 1 Product 2 Description ST-2776 4040XP Rw/62A Overhead stop 81, 90, 100, 410, 450 series The standard P...
The date stamp on a 4041/4040XP is on the packing nut.  The date will be the week of the year and then the year. EXAMPLE: 10 05 would be week 10 of 2005.  For example see...
It would be unnecessary to use the CNS/Cush arm and the Glynn Johnson overhead devices in the same application, both mechanisms stop the door.