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Are the parts for the new 16 gauge 870's interchangeable with the old 16 gauge 870's?

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Yes. Most parts will be interchangeable. These new barrels will need to have a magazine cap detent ball and spring installed by your local Remington Authorized Repair Center or qualified gunsmith. If this is not installed, your old magazine cap will not stay tight.  Many Remington gun parts can be purchased through our online store at

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