Harken Winch Accessories -
Service Kits - Overview
You should service your winches at least once during
the preseason. However, twice a season is best if your
boat lives in salt water. If you race your boat hard, you
may want to maintain your winches before every regatta.
Keep your winches clean and operating smoothly by
flushing frequently with fresh water. Check pawls and
springs, bearings, gears, and spindles for signs of wear
WINCH Q & A:
Which parts do I grease and
which do I oil on my Harken winches?
Grease all metal gears and roller
bearings with Harken Winch
Grease. It’s highly resistant to
salt and fresh water, works in all
temperatures, and protects against
corrosion. NEVER grease pawls or
springs because grease causes
them to stick. Instead, lubricate
with Harken Pawl Oil for optimal
rotation. Radial winches and
carbon winches have composite
roller bearings that do not need to
Harken Winch Service Kits
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