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Is there an easy fix to keep the daisy wheel on Joe Jr. from swinging all the way open whenever the lid is raised? I don’t always remember to reset after opening the lid and temperature can change significantly from what it was set for.

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Put a spring lock washer under the head of the screw for the damper.  You can adjust the tension of it to keep it from flopping.  Or turn the whole whole daisy wheel so it's about a 45 from current location.  That's what some do anyway.  I use the lock washer.

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I don't have this type of vent but i remember on a few posts they rotated the whole vent assembly so gravity wouldn't pull the wheel down you may have to dig around to find it or maybe someone can remember it.

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