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Forum: Maintenance Issues

The proper forum to discuss anything related to the maintenance of your M1911 pistol. How to take care of it and the products you like.
Do not post your 1911 problems here, use the forum below.

  1.   Sticky Threads  

  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Lubrication instructions

    Started by John, 15th June 2007 07:26
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 55
    • Views: 47,481
    4th June 2009, 17:18 Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Care and Maintenance of the 1911 pistol (courtesy of 1911Tuner)

    Started by John, 24th March 2006 11:01
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 42
    • Views: 45,666
    2nd June 2008, 03:34 Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Various M-1911 manuals

    Started by John, 15th March 2005 00:28
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 19,229
    10th August 2006, 12:17 Go to last post
  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: The M-1911 Maintenance Manual

    Started by John, 24th March 2006 10:56
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 16,743
    24th March 2006, 10:56 Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: STI's "How the 1911 works" animation

    Started by John, 16th March 2005 10:44
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 10,472
    16th March 2005, 10:44 Go to last post
  7.   Normal Threads  

  1. RIA MS Guide Rod issue

    Started by Warbirdnut, 11th April 2018 17:44
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 87
    20th April 2018, 10:22 Go to last post
  2. Spring test

    Started by MikieG, 11th September 2017 21:58
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 924
    19th September 2017, 00:20 Go to last post
  3. Cleaning Magazines in the Dishwasher

    Started by PolyKahr, 16th August 2017 11:30
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 563
    15th September 2017, 05:03 Go to last post
  4. Alternative lubricant -- I hope you don't think I'm crazy!

    Started by ButchA, 8th November 2016 15:55
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 2,369
    22nd August 2017, 14:30 Go to last post
  5. Discussion thread for Swab-Its

    Started by John, 8th August 2017 12:59
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 130
    8th August 2017, 12:59 Go to last post
  6. Hygenall Lead Off

    Started by Auto Mag, 13th March 2017 13:50
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 926
    1st August 2017, 18:54 Go to last post
  7. caring for blued finish

    Started by MGallagher1911, 17th December 2015 05:25
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,857
    1st August 2017, 18:49 Go to last post
  8. Moved: Slide wouldn't stay open after last shot fired

    Started by masmokemarc, 17th April 2017 22:28
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  9. Cleaning lead deposits

    Started by stairman, 5th February 2015 10:04
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 6,881
    11th December 2016, 20:11 Go to last post
  10. Cleaning a 1911 in an ultrasonic cleaner

    Started by Gpybon, 24th April 2016 19:40
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 2,308
    18th September 2016, 10:33 Go to last post
  11. New to the forum

    Started by tvphotog, 5th September 2016 07:47
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 408
    5th September 2016, 11:26 Go to last post
  12. Parts to keep on hand?

    Started by usmchomesteader, 3rd August 2016 18:04
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,254
    5th August 2016, 03:14 Go to last post
  13. Icon17 I'll try to post a pic.

    Started by digada, 18th February 2016 20:35
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 824
    20th April 2016, 05:05 Go to last post
  14. Springfield Recoil Spring Question

    Started by Silent Rock, 27th August 2015 17:43
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,106
    10th April 2016, 12:43 Go to last post
  15. Oil or grease

    Started by Pro Street, 1st February 2014 09:05
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 7
    • Replies: 62
    • Views: 17,616
    22nd January 2016, 16:30 Go to last post
  16. Icon17 Remington R1 test

    Started by jwenum, 21st December 2014 16:38
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 3,522
    8th November 2015, 14:59 Go to last post
  17. A few thoughts on lubes

    Started by T-TAC, 1st August 2015 06:01
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,372
    9th October 2015, 16:05 Go to last post
  18. Government Series 70 .45 Cleaning DVD...

    Started by DaveInMontana, 29th September 2015 03:57
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 834
    9th October 2015, 15:56 Go to last post
  19. 1943 Colt 1911 A1 Recoil Spring

    Started by Silent Rock, 21st September 2015 00:50
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 682
    21st September 2015, 10:12 Go to last post
  20. Why just frog lube?

    Started by grayman, 1st August 2015 12:39
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,113
    17th August 2015, 08:51 Go to last post

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