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Old 08-03-2012
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Re: Roller Furler Repair

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Originally Posted by Gladrags1 View Post
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So... back to my original question; do you think replacing the bearings would solve my problems? Anyone experience what I am seeing?
You need to find the manual for your particular Harken system, check what routine maintenance is called for, and then perform it.

My Furlex unit called for annual greasing of bearings in the drum and swivel, but other makes have their specific requirements.
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