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13Fishing Concept Z - Noise on Cast - Bad bearing? #13951024 04/07/21 04:23 PM
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I know the concept z doesn't have bearings, instead it has bushings... but, casting this sucker, every 3rd cast or so, has dramatically reduced casting distance and a terrible noise like a bad bearing. Doesn't do it every cast, but most of them. Reel is around 1.5 years old.

Any idea the culprit? Easy fix at home, or send to someone?

Re: 13Fishing Concept Z - Noise on Cast - Bad bearing? [Re: iFloat] #13951163 04/07/21 05:51 PM
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Clean the bushings and spool shaft then lube with 1 drop of oil on a q-tip

Re: 13Fishing Concept Z - Noise on Cast - Bad bearing? [Re: tmd11111] #13954613 04/10/21 02:54 AM
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Originally Posted by tmd11111
Clean the bushings and spool shaft then lube with 1 drop of oil on a q-tip


This. I just used a swab with a little alcohol on it. Even a small piece of grit will make it noisy.

Re: 13Fishing Concept Z - Noise on Cast - Bad bearing? [Re: iFloat] #13954615 04/10/21 02:55 AM
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I will try this and report back, thanks.

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