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Thumb bar/button will not pup up after handle is turned.

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Thumb bar/button will not pop up after handle is turned.

Possible Cause:  Star drag knob is not properly tightened to engage spool.
Solution:  Replace thumb bar/button spring or release slider spring.  visit the Parts section to order a replacement thumb bar/button or release slider spring.

Possible Cause:  Dirt or debris in release slider.
Solution:  Clean and relubricate release slider.