Originally Posted by Plinkster
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I don't know what to tell you about the spring, but I would double check that screw safety I was talking about and make sure it is screwed all the way back. That screw safety will let the gun fire like normal but it keeps the hammer just far enough back to prevent it from hitting the cap. It looks like it's hitting the cap but it isn't. It wouldn't take much for that screw to loosen a little and create the exact problem you are having.