Good idea, take it apart and start over.
I clean mine after every trip to the range , but because I only use it once or twice a year each time I'm a bit rusty and have to refer to the manual.
Don't forget to check YouTube for videos.
"Socialized Medicine is the Keystone to the Arch of the Socialist State.” -Vladimir Lenin
"I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them." - Thomas Jefferson (An early warning to Obama care)