Question about Crosman Phantom .177 Caliber Break Barrel Synthetic Stock Air Rifle

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It will not fire any ammo.

They keep jamming in the barrell. The gun has not been used in years. I now have grandsons who would like to use it. It looks new.

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Wont just be the barrel.

The whole thing will need to be stripped right down and cleaned including the piston, chamber and mainspring.

You may even have a broken mainspring

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Try cleaning out the barrel there might be some build up in there

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