Originally Posted by Vincine
I have an original Leatherman. Its hinge is loose. I kept pinching my fingers with it. They have a lifetime warranty but I havent sent it back.
I sent mine in two years ago... they Polished it, sharpened the whole blade, or replaced it(can't remember) installed the new plier heads(had tried cutting steel wire, which isn't supposed to be done with the old version), replaced my file, and tightened it up.
You can also use two pairs of pliers to tighten those little wheels on each side up.
I carry an original one that I inherited from my dad, and we've both used it for everything from letter opening, to car maintainance, to heavy equipment repair(well, he did, not me