Activators Megs help

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  1. MushroomPrime

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    Damn thing won't stay in Vehicle mode.

    Got it yesterday, it was working fine, until about an hour ago when it stopped working correctly for no reason.

    Help?
     
  2. MushroomPrime

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    So... No one has any help to give?
     
  3. megatronkicksas

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    Um...it could be the spring:confused2 
     
  4. MushroomPrime

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    The spring looks exactly as it did when I opened it.
     
  5. Sunstorm9119

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    I got one yesterday, and I've got the same problem. Although in my case, I found a small spring in my lap after it started misbehaving. Does the orange button on yours slide back and forth freely? I think the spring came from there, though I have no idea how to put it back in. (I've tried)

    I hope someone has a suggestion as to how to fix him, but for now, at least you know you aren't alone.
     
  6. MushroomPrime

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    Man, fuck this.

    I'm throwing this shit away, it won't even stay in Robot mode.

    Way to go, Hasbro. You cheated a child out of $9.01
     
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    Is one of the hooks possibly bent? Sound like something simply isn't catching properly.
     
  8. Orion_Prime48

    Orion_Prime48 Super Sentai Purist

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    dont throw him away throw him my way :p 
     
  9. MushroomPrime

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    Come to think of it, the arms don't lock in like they used too...
     
  10. megatronkicksas

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    :useless 
     
  11. MushroomPrime

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    Don't have a camera, sorry
     
  12. Sunstorm9119

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    Ok, here's a pic of mine, with the spring I mentioned before. It does stay in robot mode, but it won't stay transformed. All the hooks seem to be intact, and the orange button just slides back and forth loosely. Suggestions?

    [​IMG]
     
  13. MushroomPrime

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    what about knocking out a few pins and putting the spring in the appropriate place?
     
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    If you do scrap it i'll buy it.

    [​IMG]

    My megs needs a pair of swords to be complete:lol 
     
  15. MushroomPrime

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    Well, if you do truly want it, I can sell it to you.
     
  16. Sunstorm9119

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    I thought of that, but I don't want to lose any more springs. It looks like everything around there is spring-loaded....
     
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    Take it back and exchange it...defects like these are why they have return policies.
     

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