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#3029877 - 11/12/12 03:49 PM Re: CVA wolf hammer trouble [Re: tnfirefighter]
tnfirefighter
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WCB I have to say CVA cs is top notch. I had a cva mountain stalker, the first time I fired it the drum blew off the gun. After contacting them they wanted the gun to look at it. I was sent a brand new gun and offered complete compensation of medical bills. I think that was above and beyond what cs should have done, before ever deciding who was at fault
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#3029898 - 11/12/12 04:01 PM Re: CVA wolf hammer trouble [Re: tnfirefighter]
FrontierGander
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rust... got to hate that stuff!

Seems like the primer blow back finally got the better of it and rusted it up along with the weather.

You ever hear of dyna tek gun coat? Just dip all the parts " cleaned of course!" into it, let it dry, dip again, let dry over night, reassemble. That stuff is amazing and is actually a ceramic style of coating. Wont ever rust up again.

Barricade is also a good product to keep rust away.

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#3029921 - 11/12/12 04:21 PM Re: CVA wolf hammer trouble [Re: tnfirefighter]
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 Originally Posted By: tnfirefighter
WCB I have to say CVA cs is top notch. I had a cva mountain stalker, the first time I fired it the drum blew off the gun. After contacting them they wanted the gun to look at it. I was sent a brand new gun and offered complete compensation of medical bills. I think that was above and beyond what cs should have done, before ever deciding who was at fault


Above and beyond what customer service should do? What should a company do it a situation like that? They were covering their selves which is expected from any company and if they did any less than what they did for you would of been horrible. Cva does what they are supposed to sometimes as far as customer service goes but there is a overwhelming amount of reports of bad customers service as well. Now I know all companies will have dings on their customer service sometimes but I have not seen as much with other companies as I have with Cva but if you like them that is great.

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#3029956 - 11/12/12 04:44 PM Re: CVA wolf hammer trouble [Re: wcb]
FrontierGander
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7 posts and ALL are negative posts. Check out CS for remington or worse, S&W.
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#3031361 - 11/13/12 01:23 PM Re: CVA wolf hammer trouble [Re: ]
FrontierGander
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Got an email back from a higher up worker at CVA. Try this out guys. Guns sent back, will be cleaned and returned to you at free of cost.
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Yes, I do think I can help. Some of the early production of the new redesigned Optima and Wolf design, likely with -10 or -11 serial number suffix, have developed some slight bluing salt bleed out on the hammer and trigger.

If this develops between the trigger and frame it can cause the trigger to stick. Tell your guys when they experience this to push the trigger forward when test cocking the gun (UNLOADED PLEASE).

If the hammer cocks and stays this is more than likely the cause. They can also inspect for a white, powdery residue on the hammer or trigger.

Of course, the gun canít be used in this condition. Usually working some Gun Scrubber or RemClean up into this area followed by a good lube and moving the parts around will free things up.

We recommend, however, that they send the gun in for a good, deep (and free) cleaning even if this does free things up for the hunt. It is important that the owner NOT take the frame apart, we have special jigs here that are needed for reassembly.

The issue was noticed early on and was fixed by changing from a regular bluing bath process to another blackening process.



Hope this helps.



Edited by FrontierGander (11/13/12 01:49 PM)

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#3100844 - 12/29/12 10:32 PM Re: CVA wolf hammer trouble [Re: FrontierGander]
Matador
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