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Fast running how to adjust to normal movement

3days ago my rolex watch and phone watch have the timing but after 3days rolex timing is more adnavce can you please explain the reason

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  • Arthur Tang
    Arthur Tang Feb 09, 2012

    Rolex dealers can adjust the speed of the watch after cleaning. Fake Rolex is not anti-magnetic and speed could increase due to magnetic field effects, you have to demagnetize it.

  • Arthur Tang
    Arthur Tang Feb 09, 2012

    I own several Rolex and never speed up, and gets great service from Rolex dealers. If whale oil dried up and will need cleaning because the watch slows down. Most Rolex are anti-magnetic.

  • virgilio.santos Feb 11, 2012

    thank you very much to your advices is ok now they just do what is per your advice

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Rolex is mechanical timing, not really accurate. Phone watch is timed by quartz crystal and may even be corrected by atomic clock on the internet.

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Testimonial: "No impormation is ok but cannot solve the problem in reducing the mechanical speed movement of my watch I need to solve this problem to reduce the sppedmovement to at least normal timing "

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SOURCE: how do you adjust the band on a rolex watch

Unscrew bracelet screws from the side and take out/add link. Then screw bracelet screws back.

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SOURCE: how to adjust leather rolex watch band

On the clasp of the watch. There are small holes ware the spring bar sits.
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More current models do not have holes that go all the way through on the buckle but the spring bar still sits in between. With a small screw driver press in tward the middle of the strap ware the spring bar sits at the end of the leather strap. Pop out the strap and the spring bar and then place it into the slot that fits.

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SOURCE: Rolex Daytona Wrist Watch

Try these guys for a manual; http://www.timemerchants.com/catalog.htm They have the 2000 daytona manual and several older ones available. Otherwise try your local Rolex dealer; http://www.rolex.com/en/collection/rolex-gallery/cosmograph-daytona/specification.jsp#/en/xml/inside-rolex/sales-service/affiliates/index Hope this helps :)

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SOURCE: how to adjust day date on older rolex perpetual day date watch

There isn;t any downloadable manuals for Rolex watches, but operation of Rolex Day-Date is very simple:
1) when you unscrew the crown, it is in winding position,
2) when you pull out the crown to the first click, it is in day and date setting position (depending wich way you turn the crown).
NOTE: to adjust the day or date, previously you have to advance hands forward, passing 12 o'clock (midnight) mark and stop advancing at 4.00 a.m. using the crown in position as described in chapter 3. When done - push the crown fully in, then pull out to the first click and only then adjust the day or date.
3) when you pull the crown further out to the second click, it is in time setting position.
To find the daytime or night time on the watch: pull out crown to the second click and advance watch hands forward till you pass the 12 mark on dial. If the date changes as you pass it - it is the night time (midnight). If the date do not change as you pass it - it is the daytime (noon).
After all settings being done, allways screw the crown back down as it protects the watch from water and moisture.
Never use watch in sauna- it's not designed for that.
Do not forget to rate, please.

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