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Alpinet6 02-24-2013 07:51 PM

Defective Remington 710
 
Hey guys, so back in 2005 for Christmas my father bought me a Remington model 710 in caliber 270. Well I have done some research and I read that Remington had a recall for that model in 2006. This I did not know of on account I got the rifle in 2005. The first 50 rounds shot great and I always kept the rifle clean and properly taken care of. Well I went shooting and the first round I put in it fired, as I went to eject the casing the bolt was locked down and therefore I could not eject the empty casing. I had to take the whole gun apart to pull it out something happened in the trigger group when I fired that round causing the bolt to lock down. Has anyone had this same problem? And does Remington have a warranty on the rifle? It was not my fault, it was the manufature's fault someone please help and guide me on what to so

Alpinet6 02-24-2013 07:53 PM

Someone help me and guide me on what I can do.

kaido 02-24-2013 08:02 PM

I'm not sure if its apply to larger centre fire rifles, but was the case cracked/split at all? I've had this issue a few times in my .17HMR with Winchesters ammunition.

robocop10mm 02-24-2013 08:11 PM

Have you contacted Remington yet? That should be your first contact.

Alpinet6 02-24-2013 08:53 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by robocop10mm
Have you contacted Remington yet? That should be your first contact.

Well I just tried contacting them and their closed today. I figured I'd post about it and see what other people thought and if they had the same problem.

Axxe55 02-24-2013 09:04 PM

i agree with Robo. contact Remington first as soon as possible. see what they have to say before going any further.


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