To Install a Shim

1. COMPLETELY UNLOAD YOUR SUPER X3 SHOTGUN. INSPECT THE CHAMBER, FEED MECHANISM AND MAGAZINE TO MAKE SURE THEY DO NOT CONTAIN ANY SHELLS.

2. Use a #1 cross tip or Phillips screwdriver to remove the recoil pad at the end of the buttstock (Figure 15). Place a small amount of petroleum jelly on the screw access

Fit the shims to the buttstock.

Fit the shims to the buttstock.

slits on the top and bottom of the rear of the buttstock to prevent damaging the recoil pad. Insert the screwdriver into each of the two access holes. Make certain the tip of the screwdriver engages the head of the screw. Turn the screw counterclockwise until the screw is completely loose from the stock. When both screws are free, remove the recoil pad.

3. Using a Vi" (Composite models) socket wrench, remove the stock bolt nut and stock bolt washer. (Figure 18).

4. Completely remove the buttstock from the receiver, along with the existing shim, and install the shim you have selected. Make certain you have the proper shim installed and in the proper position before reattaching the buttstock and recoil pad (Figure 19).

5. When you are satisfied with the fit, reattach the buttstock to the receiver with the washer and the nut.

6. Snug the nut down with the socket wrench, do not overtighten.

7. Attach the recoil pad with care, so as not to scratch or mar the finish of the stock.

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