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#11929486 - 11/11/16 05:52 PM 4000 Shimano Sahara grip issue
Razzorduck Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 03/12/02
Posts: 811
Loc: Dallas,TX for now....Going coa...
Handle spins the spool just fine but the finger grip is tight. Ive tried lub but no go. Two small screws on the grip. Do I need to take those out and do something? One of my favorite reels and need a pointer.
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#11929882 - 11/11/16 10:27 PM Re: 4000 Shimano Sahara grip issue [Re: Razzorduck]
03svtsnakevert Offline
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Registered: 04/05/12
Posts: 2482
Loc: Copperas Cove, TX
Prolly have some corrosion or crude in the handle knob...they are generally removable and you can clean them

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#11935696 - 11/15/16 03:41 PM Re: 4000 Shimano Sahara grip issue [Re: Razzorduck]
Nathan "Bull" Montgomery Offline
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Registered: 02/23/11
Posts: 5796
Loc: Fort Worth, Tx.
I agree with Steve. Take off the screws and clean everything up. If its bearing supported you will need to flush the bearings in Acetone or lighter fluid, etc and then re lube. If there are no bearings in the knob then a good amount of grease should help smooth things out.

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