Dealing with problems

Fault

Potential cause

Remedy

No round chambered.

Magazine not properly inserted or closed, deformed or dirty.

Insert magazine completely until catch or close (see section 5.8.2).

Gun faulty.

Repair by manufacturer.

Gun is loaded and cocked. When trigger is pulled, no shot is fired.

Gun is not completely unlocked.

Close slide completely (see section 5.7.2).

Pull cocking slide manually back and cock again.

Gun does not advance a new round automatically or clamps it tight.

Gun is not held properly in the shoulder.

Decock the gun

Open slide

Load new round.

Pull gun tight into the shoulder.

Gun faulty.

Repair by manufacturer.

Gun decocks automatically when firing.

When cocking the bolt for cocking slide (117) did not emerge completely out of the cocking slide.

When cocking the cocking bolt for cocking slide must emerge completely out of the cocking slide.

Cocking slide is in front position, when trigger is pulled no shot is fired and no cut off of the hammer.

Gun is not decocked.

Pull cocking slide back until it engages audibly. Then cocking according to handling and safety instructions.

Gun faulty.

Repair by manufacturer.

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