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Problem with the chuck

When i go to screw something in its fine but when i hit reverse then the chuck relases bit or whatever is in it.

can't remove a chuck case there is no bolt in it
it is a dewalt 18v hammer drill

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  • samritchie69 Nov 02, 2008

    I have the same problem with my dc925 ... thought I would take out the chuck to clean it and lubricate it but cant get it out ?

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Had the same problem on mine. Remove the chuck, then remove the snap ring on the back of the chuck( carefull, the housing will fall out once the ring is removed), on the side of the chuck you'll find a cam and small odd shaped spring held in by two cylender pins, on mine the spring had a gap in it and I just spread the gap to about twice the size in was and put everything back together and it has worked fine ever sence. Hope it works for you.

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R u talking dc925 model. if it's under warranty.have them replace at the service center.

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