Originally Posted by copperdozer1
thanks for the help.Looks like hammer is worn at the point where the groove is for the fire lock position.I broke it down and cleaned really clean though.I thought i would replace parts really easy to take apart and reassemble.But only snag is marlin owners manual has parts but looks like a newer model,also they indicate that the parts i need will have to be shipped to gunsmith.
This is not true. Its not the law, but if you do buy a new hammer, it will need to be fitted so all cycles properly. If your in Ohio, I can do it for you, and maybe even save your old hammer, by re-cutting the notch. If you need help finding parts or working on this yourself, just PM me.