Question about Rolex Daytona 116520 Wrist Watch

1 Answer

Rolex ladies DayJust

The second hand is moving properly, but the minute hand will run for about 20 minutes and stopped (while second hand is still running). Reset the time again, and it will run for 20 minutes and stopped. Any ideas ?

My observation, when the crown is unscrewed into the winding position ( first position ), some times the crown will wind free, without engaging any gears, pushing the crown in and out a few times or by turning it continuously, like winding the watch continuously, will cause it to engage.
At times, it seems the crown is not released fully, like not all the way out.
No problem pulling it all the way out to adjust the hands.

Any suggestion is appreciated

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 2,071 Answers

No problem pulling it the way out its okey,Wind it the crown until calendar move so the hands move properly.When you going back the crown,push the crown hardly going inside while pushing, wind the crown until you reach the end so its locks properly,because has a thread needs to lock so it will not wind freely,that all Working guy, txt me whatever happen.

Posted on Jun 17, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My three-year old (real) Rolex Oyster Perpetual Lady Date Just started losing time after just six months. It would stop and start intemittently and lose a few minutes every hour. Winding did no good. I...


It seems to me that the company servicing your timepiece (Rolex or otherwise) must have missed something or did not properly service your timepiece.

You are correct that your watch should not require service every ten months. After servicing, your Rolex, like most all automatics, should run properly for 3-5 years depending on environmental conditions. Our Rolex service offers a one year warranty, and if any issues present within that time, the service is free.

I would recommend using a company that has a full time Certified Master Horologist on staff to service your timepiece that offers a warranty on their work. Thanks for the rating, and we are happy to help you and service your Rolex.

http://www.watchandpen.com/id76.html

Expert watch repair for Rolex Breitling Tag Heuer Movado

Oct 22, 2013 | Rolex Oyster Perpetual Lady Datejust...

1 Answer

Watch keeps running but cant move hands to set time on rolex datejust


Debbie is the watch definitely genuine?
It is a common fault on fake Datejust's..is the crown completely out?

Mar 29, 2013 | Rolex Datejust SS

1 Answer

How to use the subdials on a wrist watch


One of them is the seconds hand of your watch, this sub dial will keep on moving even if the watch is not used as a stop watch. the other 2 sub dials are for the stop watch function. one is for tracking the minutes and the other is for hours. the big seconds hand will only work if you use the stop watch function. you can reset your stop watch to zero by pressing the pusher located at the 4 o,clock location of your watch.

Oct 20, 2012 | Rolex SS/18kt Daytona

1 Answer

My watch stops 1-2 minutes after setting it. I pull out the knob and the second hand stops. I set the time and push the knob back in. The watch starts to tick as it is supposed to but it stops shortly...


mcdevito75 here, Sounds like your Rolex needs a reular serviceing, Check with the Repair Service Directory here at fixya, bottom of this page click on Reapir Service Directory, then watches, choose a repair service that specializes in Rolex watches.

Jul 10, 2010 | Chase 18.5mm-29.5mm PRECISION ROLEX OYSTER...

1 Answer

What are the 3 inner dials for? How do I set them?


one of them is the seconds hand of your watch, this sub dial will keep on moving even if the watch is not used as a stop watch. the other 2 sub dials are for the stop watch function. one is for tracking the minutes and the other is for hours. the big seconds hand will only work if you use the stop watch function. you can reset your stop watch to zero by pressing the pusher located at the 4 o,clock location of your watch.

Nov 09, 2009 | Rolex Daytona 116520 Wrist Watch

1 Answer

Rolex Daytona Chromograph


ok. bear with me. lol. on most watches without a chronograph. the second is the largest hand on the watch and naturally that's what most people refer to as the second hand. On a chronograph the "true" second hand is the little middle dial. It should always be constantly moving and the large hand should only move when the stop watch funtion is in play. The way to employ the stopwatch funtion is by unscrewing both buttons. The top button starts the action. Once pressed then large hand will begin. The little dial on you left will keep up with each minute that passes. To stop the function, press the top button again. To reset the stop watch, press the bottom button. The little dial on your right is simply military time. Hope that helps. Good luck!!

Apr 26, 2008 | Rolex Daytona 116520 Wrist Watch

1 Answer

Rolex Daytona 116520 will not start


no! you have not done anything wrong my suggestion is bring it to an authorized rolex service center or any certifide rolex watch fixers.to avoid any damage of your rolex daytona. it mabe costly but you have made it wisely.

Mar 10, 2008 | Rolex Daytona 116520 Wrist Watch

5 Answers

Rolex ad Daytona 1992 replica


The advice given here is accurate to a degree. When wound, a rolex daytona IS running. However, it is the running seconds hand in the small sub-dial that is actually running. In the earlier Daytonas, this sub-dial was at the 9 o'clock position on the dial, (pre-2001 series daytonas). The later daytonas, from 2001 on, use the seconds at 6 position for counting seconds. The main sweeping second hand on the watch dial will NOT start until activated by the pusher at the 2 position. That pusher needs to be unscrewed and then pushed to start the large sweeping second hand. This action, in turn, starts the remaining 2 sub-dials in motion, counting minutes and hours. To stop the chronograph function, you push the pusher @ the 2 position again, to stop the sub-dial hands from counting, and then push the pusher @ the 4 position to re-set the dials to their "straight up position". This stops the chrono's function, until it is needed again, BUT the main running seconds, (at either the 9 or 6 sub-dial position, depending on the year series of the daytona) will continue to run, thus keeping accurate time.  Hope this gives you a better idea of how the timekeeping of the chronograph function on a Daytona works. So, to start your seconds running you need to start the chrono function by pressing the pusher at the 2 position. That will allow you to see the large sweeping second hand I think you're referring to here. Hope this has helped.
Doug

Jan 11, 2008 | Rolex Daytona 116520 Wrist Watch

4 Answers

Setting the time


There are two positions for the setting crown all the way out is to set time,one click out to set date.To set the date you must first set the time by moving the hands around clockwise until you see the date change(midnight) then continue around to the correct time.Then push crown in on click and set the date

Sep 23, 2007 | Rolex Daytona 116520 Wrist Watch

Not finding what you are looking for?
Rolex Daytona 116520 Wrist Watch Logo

314 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Rolex Watches Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18299 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

68352 Answers

 Larry
Larry

Level 2 Expert

115 Answers

Are you a Rolex Watch Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...