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Old 08-17-2018, 07:57 AM   #1
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Hi Everyone!!
I am new to the forum. Hubby and I are both retired and living the dream in Kentucky. I purchased the Micro 380 about a month ago after having the SW Bodyguard. I like this one a lot more! The sight is great and easy to hit the mark. Having a little problem with jamming with FMJ, but it might need to be oiled more. Going to try that and go from there. It's not from limp wrist. My husband was a police officer and firearm trainer so he doesn't let me get away with holding it wrong (lol).
Anyway, I've already gotten some good info on this site, so happy I know where I can go for any future help, if needed.
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Old 08-17-2018, 07:59 AM   #2
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Welcome to the forum from Northeast, Pa. I would try cleaning,lube and racking the slide a bunch of times (100). If that doesn’t work send it back to Kimber.
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Old 08-17-2018, 08:36 AM   #3
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Welcome! Hubby and I are retired in Texas, retirement is nice, huh? I have a Micro .380 and have had no issues with it. Only about 200 rounds so far tho. Lately, hubby and I have been running Blackhills HoneyBadger 60 gr thru it, we like that ammo. I also have a Shield EZ .380 and with WWB, have had lots of stovepipes of last live round. No problems when I started using the Blackhills HoneyBadger in it. Just a suggestion before calling Kimber
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Old 08-17-2018, 08:52 AM   #4
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Again welcome. LUBE, LUBE, LUBE, little Micro's need extra a lot more than you would think.
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Old 08-17-2018, 11:18 AM   #5
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Old 08-17-2018, 11:45 AM   #6
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Welcome to the forum from northern Illinois kaintucki.
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Old 08-17-2018, 01:52 PM   #7
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Howdy, sometimes other issues are the feed ramp or recoil spring.
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Old 08-17-2018, 05:26 PM   #10
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Welcome to the forum from Michigan and another .380 lover!
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