DRAG WASHERS to fit SHIMANO ULTEGRA 5500 & 4500
How to install Felindre Q.D. Washers.
STEP 1 – Unscrew and remove the spool cap.
STEP 2 – Remove the spool from the reel.
STEP 3 – You will either see some screws on the top of the spool or a wire spring clip. Remove them.
STEP 4 – Remove the drag washers from inside the spool. Keep a note of the order in which you removed them.
STEP 5 – Remove all the grease off the metal washers and remove all excess grease inside the spool.
STEP 6 – Swap the existing drag washers (not the metal washers) with the New Washers.
STEP 7 – Re-assemble everything back together in the same order which you removed them.
STEP 8 – Tighten drag knob for 24 hours for the washers to bed in.
IF YOU WOULD LIKE FELINDRE TO FIT THESE WASHERS FOR YOU. THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THIS SERVICE. JUST A RETURN POSTAGE COST