13. Rotate the slide with sights down. Carefully seat the firing pin block spring (1) into the recess hole (2). Insert the firing pin block (3) into the firing pin block cutout.
If safety does not rotate freely between safe and fire positions, check right safety lever spring pins for correct installation.
When the necessary maintenance task has been completed, reassemble the pistol in accordance with paragraph 3-8.
This task covers:
a. Disassembly b. Cleaning c. Inspection/Repair d. Reassembly initial setup
Tools and Special Tools Shop Set, Small Arms: Field Maintenance, Basic, Less Power (SC 4933-95-CLA11) M9 Staking Tool
Brush, cleaning small arms: toothbrush Cleaner, lubricant and preservative (CLP1 Cleaning compound, solvent, rifle bore cleaner (RBC)
Cloth, abrasive, crocus Inspection penetrant Lubricant, solid film
Lubricating oil. weapons semi-fluid (LSA)
Materials/Pans (conti Ejector spring pin (9346468) Lanyard loop spring pin (9346459)
Be sure weapon is clear and there are no obstructions in the barrel or chamber.
Equipment Condition Pistol, field stripped
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