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My date just will not set, it clicks two times but doesn't move

My watch doesnt set the date. i have a datejust SS/gold, manual setting

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It's time for a overhaul and cleaning...the stem may be worn out. Rolexs need this service about every 10 years.

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Do not forget to rate, please.

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