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#11133462 - 09/28/15 05:07 PM I Got Jacked!!!!
DeRanger Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 04/20/06
Posts: 246
Loc: Grand Prairie
I have several reels I'd like to get serviced and upgrade the bearing in. Who do you folks use in the D/FW area? Sent a couple of reels off to a supposedly good reel service center and reels were returned in no better condition than when I sent them in. One even has the magnetic braking system "reversed!!!" Looking for someone local and reliable, please.

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#11133476 - 09/28/15 05:16 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
snickers Offline
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Registered: 05/08/09
Posts: 3651
south western parts & services . Mockingbird in Dallas

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#11133478 - 09/28/15 05:18 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
Bruce Allen Online   content
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Registered: 06/11/06
Posts: 1849
Loc: Emory, Texas
call RTee at 903-850-8292. He does reels (and rods) from all over the country and can do anything you want to your reels.
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#11133570 - 09/28/15 06:03 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
Chris Borden Online   content
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Registered: 03/23/10
Posts: 5079
Loc: Granbury
Thanks for the question. I've got a revo mgx I need to get stripped gears replaced.

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#11133584 - 09/28/15 06:07 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: snickers]
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Registered: 06/02/12
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Loc: Forney
Originally Posted By: snickers
south western parts & services . Mockingbird in Dallas
Only send them here if you are not fishing anytime soon. Friend of mine took in some ambassador reels in for maintenance and finally got them back 4 months later. I've heard others waiting a long time also. Good luck

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#11133791 - 09/28/15 07:52 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: crankbait745]
KVS Offline
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Originally Posted By: crankbait745
Originally Posted By: snickers
south western parts & services . Mockingbird in Dallas
Only send them here if you are not fishing anytime soon. Friend of mine took in some ambassador reels in for maintenance and finally got them back 4 months later. I've heard others waiting a long time also. Good luck
This is SOOO true!
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#11134122 - 09/28/15 10:08 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
basscat dad Offline
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Registered: 06/12/12
Posts: 1116
Loc: savannah, texas
very true BUT if you want to fork over more money they'll expedite your reel. what a crock!
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#11134129 - 09/28/15 10:12 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
JIM SR. Online   sick
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Registered: 09/25/06
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Loc: NRH/Fork again ! GET THE NET
call RTee at 903-850-8292. Great work,..takes a little time, well worth it,..jim

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#11134146 - 09/28/15 10:23 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
Dakota22 Online   content
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Registered: 01/11/15
Posts: 130
Loc: Parker county
Olson's on Robert's Cut off and 199 in ftw/lake worth is really good. They generally take about a week.

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#11134169 - 09/28/15 10:37 PM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
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Registered: 01/20/09
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Loc: Houston, TX
RTee. You can thank us later.
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#11134245 - 09/29/15 01:35 AM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
COWBOYSFAN008 Offline
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Registered: 04/22/13
Posts: 178
Loc: Killeen, TX
It is super easy to replace the bearings yourself. You'd be surprised how easy. They are pretty cheap, but you will need to buy the Fishing Spool Pin Pliers to ensure you don't bend or break that pin. Just look it up on YouTube,anyhow here's the link.

http://www.bocabearings.com/bearing-applications/fishing-reel-bearings
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#11134533 - 09/29/15 08:44 AM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
propman Offline
Angler

Registered: 04/06/10
Posts: 406
Loc: Pilot Point, TX
Anglers Pro Tackle on Rufe Snow in North Richland Hills sends them out. Takes about 2 weeks but every one they've done has been done right. Rod repairs too only sent to a different guy. Great place and great friendly folks and service. Worth the trip from around the DFW metroplex.

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#11134902 - 09/29/15 11:55 AM Re: I Got Jacked!!!! [Re: DeRanger]
forkduc Offline
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Registered: 03/28/07
Posts: 10409
Loc: Plano,Texas
I use Nathan "Bull" Montgomery. He's on the forum in rods/reels. Did a great job at a fair price!

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