I'll be replacing the Rebound Spring and the Hammer Spring
on my Smith & Wesson Model 65 (K Frame) with new springs from Wolff
STEP 1: Unload firearm.
STEP 2: Remove Grips
STEP 3: Remove 3 screws
holding the side plate on.
STEP 4: Remove cylinder and yoke.
STEP 5: Remove side plate
using kinetic energy—never pry.
STEP 6: Remove hammer block, loosen strain screw and remove hammer spring.
TOOL: I used a special
tool, a Smith & Wesson Rebound Slide Spring Tool from Brownells
for $19.95 to remove the rebound spring.
STEP 7: Take your Smith
& Wesson Rebound Slide Spring Tool (or your modified screwdriver
) and insert into slide and carefully remove spring.
STEP 8: Replace Rebound
STEP 9: Replace Hammer, Hammer Spring and Hammer Block.
STEP 10: Replace Side Plate,
Trigger Screw and Handle Screw.
STEP 11: Replace Grips
STEP 12: Test Fire.