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How to clean a saltwater fishing reel To clean a spinning reel after using in saltwater, there are a few easy steps. The first is to quickly hose it off. Then remove the spool, remove the drag washers and clean withWD-40or similar. After you clean the washers, simply dry and put back together. After you clean the drag washers, spray a reel and line cleaner like Ardent Reel Kleen Cleaner. This cleaner dissolves old grease and adds a protective coating.