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Anti Reverse On a Baitcaster Occasionally Slipping After Fast Retrieve

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I'm sending this reel into Mike at DVT to see if he can fix it, but I'm curious. Does anyone else know what could cause a baitcast reel's anti reverse to very occasionally slip after a prolonged fast retrieve? I have this problem with a Bass Pro PQ and now a Shimano Curado 200E. I have changed the clutch in two reels and this didn't fix the issue. I thought maybe too much oil, so I gave the reels  a very thorough flush and then re - lubed with a very small amount of oil and grease. Didn't fix the problem either. What gives?

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Interesting, my PQ does the same thing. I cleaned and re lubed, waiting for ice out to see if it makes a difference.

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If you put grease in the anti-reverse bearing, that is likely the problem. Clean it well, reassemble and lube with a couple of drops of oil on a q-tip.

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8 hours ago, .ghoti. said:

If you put grease in the anti-reverse bearing, that is likely the problem. Clean it well, reassemble and lube with a couple of drops of oil on a q-tip.

 

Nope, no oil or grease on the bearing or bearing  sleeve.

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