Tighten cast control cap and star drag before washing.
Rinse well under low pressure water.
Rotate spool and rinse for 15-20 seconds.
Use a toothbrush to brush handle and star drag area.
Use a tube brush to brush reel seat and line guide to ensure dirt removal.
Spin the reel in fast rotation to channel excess water out.
Use a dry cloth to wipe the exterior of the reel.
Loosen the star drag and leave it to dry in a cool place.