Jump to content

Recommended Posts

Hi all, I own a Shimano Sahara 2500fe and my drag sound is not working, I believe I have played around my drag clicker and I would like to know which direction it should be pointing and how it should look like for it to function properly. If someone can upload a picture of their sahara's drag clicker while its screwed onto their spool I would be more than grateful. I also believe I may need a new drag clicker.post-37374-0-58161500-1445210126_thumb.jpg

Link to post
Share on other sites

MIght sound like a silly question, but its not the line just spinning on the spool is it? ie, when you pull the line does the entire spool turn? I only ask cos one night my mate an I were fishing on my boat, he noticed the "no clicking sound" when he pulled line, turns out the line was free spinning on the spool.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Stevefish is right ... The V of the clicker should be always in the centre , yours is to the side . It should always return to the centre .. So it's either siezed on the screw or the spring is broken or needs to be restrecthed...

Link to post
Share on other sites
  • 2 weeks later...

Caution, technical jargon ahead-

Referenced off a symetre reel

It looked like you needed to turn the mechanism 15 degrees anticlockwise. 15 second fix?

The pieces should be

Screw

Spring with feet laying down over the "v clicker thing"

V clicker thing

The v clicker works like a chocolate wheel clicker on the plastic toothy wheel on the underside of the spool.

If it's not lined up like in your picture because either it's been tightened in the wrong position or the spring is lost/broken, the toothy wheel and the v clicker can't work together.

Edited by stevefish
Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Who's Online   2 Members, 0 Anonymous, 36 Guests (See full list)

  • Forum Statistics

    • Total Topics
      67,793
    • Total Posts
      551,126
×
×
  • Create New...