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P380 Lite Primer Strikes

Discussion in 'Kahr Club' started by morgantheship, May 16, 2010.


  1. morgantheship

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    I have been experiencing light primer strikes with my P380 when using standard range ammo. I don't experience this with Cor-Bon or Speer Gold Dot ammo.

    Could this be attributed to a firing pin problem?

    Has anyone else experienced this?

    Thanks...........
     

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  2. b1012sharp

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    To date...no, but I've only got 300-400 rounds through my P380.
     

  3. toddmog

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    Follow the guide in the sticky to detail strip the slide. I bet you will find a bunch of junk in the striker channel. I had the same problem with my CW9. The problem went away after the detail strip.
     
  4. Pudd

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    I had similar issues as well. Mine was a bad trigger bar-I would talk to Ian at Kahr and have them fix it.
     
  5. Denver1911

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    new pm9, a few light strikes, detail strip, no more light strikes
     
  6. KharToon

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    you will be voiding your warranty if you detail strip the slide. Send it back to Kahr.
     
  7. Pistol Pedro

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    I certainly hope that is not true. I have detail cleaned my P9 slide twice now with 850 rounds through it.