How much does reel maintenance cost?

Prices range from $19.99 to $39.99 depending on reel type. This covers cleaning and lubricating of the reel as well as performance diagnostic check. Any additional parts or upgrades will be extra. Estimated time that the service will take will be approximately 2-4 weeks.

Does Daiwa have a lifetime warranty?

Daiwa rods are covered by a 1 year, 5 year, or limited lifetime warranty accordingly depending on the model of the rod. The warranty extends only to the original owner.

How do you maintain a Daiwa reel?

Lightly “mist” over the outside of the reel to remove any residual salt. Then spray the rod paying attention to the guides. Afterwards, grip the outfit near the reel seat and shake off any excess water. DO NOT bang the rod butt on the ground or hard surface, also wipe it down with a clean rag.

Do Daiwa reels have serial numbers?

Two numbers after “Daiwa” and before the name of the model is the year when this reel was introduced. For example, Daiwa 14 Caldia is a modification which hit the market in 2014. Keep in mind that it isn’t the year it was manufactured but the year when it hit the market.

Can I use gun oil on my fishing reel?

You should actually have a different reel oil for those, not the same one as for bearings and other parts, if you want to ensure maximum performance. So, yes, the gun oil may be used on reels, however, it is not the most optimal option. But, it is much better to use that one, than not using oil at all.

Why choose Daiwa fishing reels?

The Daiwa Service Department is known for their excellence in customer satisfaction and their ability to fix your fishing reel right the first time, every time. Daiwa only use genuine factory parts, lubricants and solvents.

How often should I service my Daiwa reel?

A reel is like a car, it should be maintained once a year to keep it casting smooth and effortlessly. Why not send in your reels in the off season so you will be ready to fish in the spring. Daiwa parts now has replacement parts such as 100mm baitcasting handles.

How do I return a broken rod or reel to Daiwa?

The customer must make payment to Daiwa before shipment of replacement rod. Please follow these instructions when returning rods or reels for warranty repair: *DO NOT CUT RODS*, enclose proof of purchase and a Repair Request Form with nature of problem. Also, please list the model name and number of rod and your return address.

What is the warranty on a custom Daiwa rod?

Daiwa rods are covered by a two years warranty. Once the rod is received, our service technicians will inspect to identify the issue, and if it is determined to be a manufacturing defect, we will repair or replace the rod at no charge.