Step-By-Step Guide for AR-15 Cleaning Maintenance
Stepwise Guide on Cleaning an AR-15 Firearm
Step One: Assemble the Necessary Tools
Step Two: Prep the Cleaning Area
Step Three: Take Down the AR-15 Rifle
- Make sure the firearm is unloaded.
- Locate the charging handle and pull it back until it locks into place.
- Press down on the two takedown pins located on the upper receiver (these are usually located at the front and rear of the gun).
- Once the pins are disengaged, pull the upper receiver away from the lower receiver.