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03-23-2016, 09:31 AM   #1
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K1000 Repair Help

Does anyone have any idea how I can put the spindle that holds the film and connects the rewind lever back into my K1000? Thanks in advance. J

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03-23-2016, 11:01 AM   #2
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There is a few ways to see this. I asked about a service manual for my K1000 a year ago. Here's a website with the service manual as a downloadable .pdf It's under the heading, "And, courtesy of Pentax-manuals.com " The second entry.

http://www.robertstech.com/manuals.htm

My thread on the subject:
https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/8-pentax-film-slr-discussion/275670-servi...ual-k1000.html

Hope this helps.
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If you can't get the spindle to push back the internal spring, you can buy a set of feeler gauges, pick one thin enough to wrap around the spindle, and cut a small section to use to jimmy the spindle up into place.
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