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Old 03-18-2018, 09:55 AM
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Just bought a new 2.0 M&P (not compact). I haven't gotten it to the range yet but did basic field strip to familiarize myself with it and check out the internals. When reassembling, the slide would only go about 3/4 of the way back and would then hit a wall and refuse to go any further rearward. If I put a little force into it, whatever was making contact would cause the trigger to move. I made sure that the takedown lever was all the way down. I eventually got it back together by wiggling the slide a little and trying repeatedly until it got past whatever was in the way. I repeated slide removal and reassembly several times to see if it continued and ran into this wall every time. I'm sure this is something simple that doesn't require a trip to Massachusetts. Tips? Does something need a little tweaking?
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Old 03-18-2018, 10:30 AM
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Its your slide stop.

You bumped it up part way or all the way.
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Old 03-18-2018, 02:14 PM
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Your ejector hit the back of the slide cover.

Sometimes I have to lift or wiggle the back of the slide to get past the ejector.
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Old 03-18-2018, 03:21 PM
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Its your slide stop.

You bumped it up part way or all the way.
This, I have done it several times . Just push it back down and then you should be fine.
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Old 03-18-2018, 03:34 PM
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Is your sear deactivation lever in the lowered position? That is necessary for reassembly.
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Old 03-18-2018, 04:28 PM
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Are you absolutely certain your RSA (return spring assembly) is seated perfectly centered?
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Old 04-11-2018, 08:29 PM
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Thanks for all the replies. Somehow, the problem went away after reassembling a few times. This gun definitely deserves a range report. I'll try to post one sometime this week. I'm very pleased with this gun.
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