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Old 09-07-2019, 07:21 AM   #1
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L96 not locking when cocked back

Hey guys,
I bought the l96 upgrade kit and I took it apart like I usually do, fitted it all together... Everything handy dandy but now I have a problem, it seems like the bolt does not want to cock back all the way it's like something is stopping it, what have I don't wrong and how do I fix it? Please send help
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Old 09-07-2019, 04:44 PM   #2
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Pull it all apart and try again.
There is a number of things you may have done wrong.
First reinstall the piston and spring and spring guide as the spring may not be on the spring guide
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Old 09-07-2019, 08:24 PM   #3
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Tons of possibilities. One of the silliest causes for me was a scope rail bolt touching the cylinder JUST ENOUGH to have an effect. I turned it an 8th if a turn and it allowed the piston to latch.
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Old 09-11-2019, 10:38 PM   #4
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I had the same issue and was the trigger U pin. When i assembled the parts was all fine but with a few shots that pin went down and when i tried to cocking the bolt doesn't catch with that pin, i put some electrical tape around the bottom of the pin to prevent it goes down. Then i replaced the well metal trigger box for an Airsoftpro one and never get that problem again. Good luck with that. Srry about my English.
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