Alternatively, take it to a watch repair centre – you’ll still have a working watch after they’ve finished with it Posted on Apr 04, Hi,just like to say thank you for your help,I have tried in getting the crown and stem,but i think you know I do not know that much on repairing clocks and watches I want to learn as I love watches and clocks I have changed capacitors in kinetic watches,and battery’s,I have thought I could take the face plate of this watch and use an Seiko SQ movement with date with it,s crown and stem,and put back in my case with the old face plate,as I have now got tools to remove hands and push on tool,as I do love my face plate watch,do you think this would be a good thing to do as because on not getting parts that easy now,many thanks Christopher. Posted on Jan 02, Some movements use a button instead and in that case you would simply push the button down lightly with a pointed tool and while holding the button down pull the stem out. Help Forgot your password?

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment. I like the watch too much to mess around with it any more. April 16th, 4. Look for a part that moves. Press B to move to the next thing to change or press C once to exit. Watchuseek recommends Chrono24 , the largest watch marketplace on the Internet. All in all, you will have to know how to remove the back of the watch, how to remove the crown and stem in order to remove the movement, how to remove the glass in one piece, how to fit a replacement glass, how to refit the movement, how to refit the crown and stem and how to refit the back. Instant Repair Help over the Phone 6ya.

It should never be difficult or need a lot of force. Be very careful not to strip the screw Hopefully it will give you some tips.

April 16th, 4. By adiorio Started 22 hours ago. Forum Theme Forums Russian watches Sekonda stem removal.

Alternatively, take it to a watch repair centre – you’ll still have a working watch after they’ve finished with it Share this post Link to post Share on other sites. I like the windre too much to mess around with it any more. Thoughts from a beginners bench.


If you are stuck on a particular movement then let me know the calibre or post a pic. You have to push that point down with a metal pin or tweezers. No major differences between quartz and mechanical. It’s worth a thousand words. When you have found it and the stem position that is most accessible, then press it gently rdmove gently pulling the stem.

It may be tight due to the o-ring gasket on the broken part of the crown. To remove the stem you must first loosen the set lever screw, then you can pull the stem out. It can hide down holes or on the side of the movement and sometimes is only visible in certain positions, like the Ronda movement which is only visible in the date set position. Posted by Anonymous on May 20, View Most Popular Watches.

These watches usually have some sort of marking, dimple or different looking screw. Mar 23, Watches. Hi can I ask why this is difficult as I have taken hands off and a face of a watch to see the date numbers can you not just put my face on the new movement if I get the same old SQ watch,and take the movment out,then,many thanks Chrirtopher. The email address entered is already associated to an account. View all Fixya Reports.

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I would take it to a watchmaker if you are unsure if you can extract the screw without doing any damage to it. If a screw is holding the bolt then loosen it while gently pulling the stem. Sekonda stem removal Can some advise please I want to remove a stem that has snapped on my as I managed to source a box of NOS russian stems and a crown I hope I need to know sekonsa to release the stem.

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Posted December 18, Battery Replacement and Non Working watch. You can’t post answers that contain an email address. Posted on Jan 09, You will see a hole – dont press too hard but whilst you are pressing, use a pair of tweezers to worry the zekonda out. Thank you Feb 22, Casio Watches. Hi I have taken of watch winders on wind up watches,but not sure how to take a winder of quartz watch can any one help,many thanks. Watch Movements enter movement ie 1M If you are pulling or pressing too hard STOP.

Winder Crown Button & Stem Removal should always be easy.

On some quartz movements the cheap ones you just can’t remove the stem Please assign your manual to a product: So, do as follows: It took some fiddling but I found it! Hold in the middle button and at the same time push the bottom button.

This is not a hard and fast rule for finding the bolt as, unfortunately, there are watches with no moving Bolt visible. April 16th, 5. If you look on the plate where the stem protrudes from the movement you should see a small button that has a dimple in it to prevent your tweezers from slipping when you push it down to release the stem. Jul 30, Watches. For watches with one-piece cases where the movement comes out the dial side and the case has no removable back, you will not be able to get at the set lever screw.

It’s a Seiko where I have changed the movement but it’s a chronograph. John Yes I I rebuilt this watch three times now and same results I am sure I installed cap jewels correctly Do not forget to rate, please.