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Old 08-02-2005, 07:25 AM
peter-s-c peter-s-c is offline
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Before you spend any money repairing or shipping, get some decent reel grease from a tackle shop and liberally grease up the roller clutch bearings. Roller clutches have to be kept lubricated, especially if used in saltwater or they freespool. I had one reel that freespooled occasionally when it was new but never freespooled again after one application of grease.
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