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Old 20 May 2017, 05:01 AM   #1
Dayomonroe
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Submariner always fast

I have had a Submariner for 8 years now. I bought it new. From the start it has always run fast. In 24 hours it will be 5-7 minutes fast after 48 hours it is 10-12 minutes fast. I have had it serviced at 5 years and it made no difference and the store I bought it from has no idea why it is always fast.
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Old 20 May 2017, 10:48 AM   #2
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Where did you get it serviced? Are you sure it's not getting magnetized?
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Old 20 May 2017, 11:27 AM   #3
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Yeah, 5-7 minutes a day fast sounds to me like it might be magnetized..
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Old 20 May 2017, 12:00 PM   #4
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Anything that shortens the effect hair spring length can increase the speed of the balance wheel, and make the watch run fast.

A good watchmaker will open the case back and diagnose the movement problem; that shouldn't be too involved or expensive to repair.

Maybe time to send it out to another location for service as well

Good luck.
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