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I took it apart by unscrewing the 2 halves of the plastic cover making sure the hose was fully wound up as the spring mechanism can be dangerous. Extreme care must be taken. I can now get lubrication on to the spring. The manufacturers will not tell you how to do this due to health and safety rules.

Posted on Sep 30, 2008

  • bthomas309 Sep 03, 2011

    Some guidance would be uaseful as I seem to have let the spring unwind and cant get the hose to reel in automatically. Are there no instructions. I appreciate the spring can be dangerous.
    b.thomas309@btinternet.com

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