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I have a Colt Government model when i let the slide forward

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I have a Colt Government model when i let the slide forward it almost locks up very dificult to open the slide also the thumb sfety will not go up
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Firearms
Expert:  ProShooter replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  ProShooter replied 1 month ago.

Are you sure that the slide is on the rails properly?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Expert:  ProShooter replied 1 month ago.

Ok, then.....sounds like perhaps the recoil spring assembly has slipped out of place

Expert:  ProShooter replied 1 month ago.

What happens when you retract the slide?

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