top latch wont stay retracted

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Most likely need to length the top rod so latch can engage it's internal latch retention state. See 2390 Instructions for adjusting rod lengths.
Check the adjustment and if this does not resolve then you may possibly have a defective center case or bottom latch.
The following items may cause the exit devices top latch from being held in the retracted position. 1. The top or bottom rods are out of adjustment. 2. The top latch hold back...
Following exit devices 2227/F, 33/3527A/F, 33/3547A/48A/F, 98/9927/F and 98/9947/48/F have similar rod adjustment procedures. All top latches control the bottom latch assemblies. When do...
Following could cause the bottom latch on 98/9927 exit device to drag. Bottom rod is too long. Adjust bottom rod per instruction sheet 911375. Top latch controls the bottom latch.  ...