How to service Swiss watches?
Repassage of Swiss watches is an end-to-end servicing, which allows to significantly extend the service life and avoid failures.
Servicing of Swiss watches includes the following:
special cleansing of the mechanism
rubbers replacement (to restore the perfect air tightness)
adjustment of the timegrapher accuracy
How often do Swiss watches need servicing?
The rules are that Swiss watches need servicing every 3-5 years (depending on the manufacturer). However, the practice of Frezer House indicates that it is better to order repassage of Swiss watches as needed.
Signs that are an alert:
watches run down faster than one day/night
watches began coming to a stop
Most problems usually arise because of the grease thickening. If you apply for the Swiss watches servicing in a timely manner, you will get your watch back in the perfect condition.
Before these signs appear, repassage is not needed. The mechanism of Swiss watches is extremely vulnerable: even during professional servicing of Swiss watches, small specks of dust get inside and affect accuracy – one way or another. Therefore, it is better not be overdiligent with Swiss watch servicing.