zebco 33 question

Discussion in 'Fishing Reel Review' started by stinkbaitman, Jul 15, 2008.

  1. stinkbaitman

    stinkbaitman New Member

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    how do i take the back off of a new style zebco 33 reel so that i can get at the gears? they need to be lubricated but i cant figure out how.
     
  2. Mac-b

    Mac-b Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Cody, slightly twist the rear to the left and then pull the back off. You should remove all the grease on the gears with a paper towel and then put your new grease on all gears. To put the rear back on, place it in the small grooves and turn it slightly to the right. Good luck fishing. Mac