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Torque adjustment ring is stuck. How do you fix it?

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I had the same problem on my new DeWALT DC920KA I just got. It would tighten up around a torque ring setting of 19 and I could not turn it to the drill position. I exchanged the drill where I got it. Then I found the replacement drill started doing the same. In my case I experimented some and found that if I set it at the lowest torque setting and then held the chuck with my hand and turned on the drill a couple of brief times having the toque ratchet kick in, it freed the torque ring right up. Maybe this is an idiosyncrasy with these drills. I also have a good Makita drill that sometimes does the same. Anyway, I saw your question and thought this might help some.

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