What do you do if the nailer isn’t firing?

My Nailer Won’t Fire – Troubleshooting Common Causes of Jams and Misfires

  1. Clear Jams.
  2. Inspect Your Air Supply.
  3. Reload the Magazine.
  4. Clean the Tool.
  5. Replace Seals and O-Rings.
  6. Inspect for Damage.
  7. Take It to the Service Center.

What does flashing green light on Paslode mean?

The illustration is a close-up of the side of the Paslode Cordless Finish nailer handle. On the back side of the handle is a small plastic lens. This is the battery indicator light. When you insert a fully-charged battery into the tool, you will see a blinking green light.

How do you lubricate a Paslode nail gun?

Cleaning & Maintaining Paslode Cordless Framing Nailers

How do you clear a stuck Paslode?

How to clear a nail jam in the Paslode PowerVent Framing Nailer

How do you fix a nail gun?

How to Fix a Nail Gun!

What makes a nail gun misfire?

The nail gun will misfire if the piston is not regularly lubricated.

Why is my Paslode battery flashing red and green?

Look at the lights on the charger unit – an alternating flashing red and green light means that the battery is faulty. In this instance take the battery back to the dealer that you bought it from and they should be able to help you.

How do I know if my Paslode battery is bad?

If the battery is damaged, the red indicator light on charger does not flash when you try to charge the battery. If the battery isn’t accepting a charge when you mount it on the charger, you must replace it. A new battery doesn’t come fully charged, so charge it before inserting it into the Paslode.

How do you service a Paslode framing gun?

How to Service a Paslode Framing Gun

Can you use wd40 on Paslode nail gun?

wd40 just clogs everything up. the paslode cleaner is just the same as brake part cleaner that you would use on your car.

How often should I oil my Paslode nail gun?

Paslode recommend that you clean and lubricate your nailer every 50,000 shots. If it’s being used in a dirty environment or at high nailing rates for extended periods of time then this should be more often. Cleaning your nail gun is easy and shouldn’t take any longer than 15 minutes.

Does Paslode gas have oil in it?

Fuel cell for Paslode IM350 and IM350+ framing nail guns. Includes fully synthetic oil for increased tool lubrication and easily attachable dosage valve.

Why does my nail gun keep jamming?

What Causes Nail Gun Jams and How to Prevent Them

How do you change a spark plug on a Paslode?

Remove the cover to reveal the wiring on the rear of the fan. Locate the thick red wire and pull up on the rubber boot at its top end to disengage it from the spark plug. Twist the spark plug one half turn counterclockwise and pull out to remove it. Insert a new spark plug, turning it clockwise to lock it in place.

How do you change the O rings on a Paslode?

Paslode Cordless Framing nail gun o-ring repair

How do you clean a pneumatic nail gun?

How to Clean a Paslode Nail Gun

  1. Step 1: Remove Handle from Magazine and Clean Grill and Air Filter.
  2. Step 2: Degrease the Cylinder Head.
  3. Step 3: Lubricate Seal Rings.
  4. Step 4: Clean the Motor Assembly.
  5. Step 5: Oil the Motor Assembly.
  6. Step 6: Reassemble.

Why is my brad nailer blowing air out the back?

Disassemble the nailer and inspect it parts for damage/wear, or take it to a shop. Air Leaks Out Back This is a good sign that seals need to be reseated with dry firing or bumping the gun, but it is also possible that air is leaking out the back of the tool because of a broken part.

How do you fix a framing nail gun?

Fixing a FRAMING NAILER With a Rebuild Kit

What can go wrong with a nail gun?

Troubleshoot Guide for Common Nailer Problems

  • #1 Air leaks somewhere on your nailer. Many air leaks are caused by faulty or damaged seals and o-rings.
  • #2 Nailer does not drive fasteners correctly.
  • #3 Nailer feels “sluggish”
  • #4 Driving blade does not retract or retracts slowly.

Will a nail gun fire without nails?

Nail compatibility

Insure that the nails are compatible with the gun. If they’re not, the gun may not fire, misfire, or self destruct. If it is making a “big” dent then it usually means that your nails are jammed.

How do you revive a Paslode battery?

dead battery fix for paslode nailer

How long do paslode batteries last?

I bought my last Paslode cordless battery in 2006 and it is still good. The secret to NiCad batteries is to exercise them. If not used, most of these batteries will run down in about 75 days.

How long does it take a Paslode battery to charge?

The Paslode Lithium-ion Battery Charger works with Paslode Lithium-ion battery part #902654C. The battery charge time is only 1-1/2 hours for a full charge; a 2 minute quick charge provides up to 200 extra shots. Voltage sensing electronics ensure that batteries are not overcharged.

Why is my battery tender blinking red and green?

5. RED & GREEN ALTERNATING LIGHTS: When the red and green lights alternate, then either the 72- Hour Safety Timer has been activated or the battery is defective.

What does a flashing red light mean on a battery charger?

Occasionally, the charger might show blinking red right to indicate bad batteries. There are several ways to restore batteries that cannot be charged by the charger. If the light blinks red within five seconds after battery insertion, then the battery voltage is too high.

How long does a Paslode fuel cell last?

Paslode fuel cells have a long shelf life with the inbuilt design and metering valve system enabling the product to be stored for about 27 months.

How often should I oil my nail gun?

Pneumatic Tools

To break down deposits and ensure smooth starts and stops, most pneumatic nailers and staplers require a total of 4-5 drops of pneumatic tool oil into the air fitting every day, adjusting for the amount of use.