Maintenance

Nautilus CCF and NV Maintenance Instructions:
  1. After each outing in salt water, remove the spool and wash down the spool and housing/hub to remove sand and grit.
  2. Let dry, and replace spool on housing.
  3. If the reel is submerged, do the same steps (1 and 2).
  4. Feel free to sporadically apply medium-to-heavy all-purpose grease, such as superlube, to the top of the hub.
Nautilus FWX Maintenance Instructions:
  1. After using the reel, always separate the spool from the housing and let it dry before storage.
  2. Always remove sand and grit after use.
  3. If submerged in salt water, separate the spool from the housing and thoroughly rinse the housing and spool. Apply rust preventing oil or light grease to the one-way clutch at the top of the center hub.
  4. Sporadically oil/lube the one-way clutch at the top of the center hub.