Maintenance care for your lighter
In order to enjoy your lighter for a prolonged time, regular maintenance is necessary. Here are some tips to good care and maintain good performance for lighters.
Flint lighter (gas/butane and oil/fluid)
•Change the flint before it runs out completely. Be sure to remove the old short flint before replacing with new. •Be sure to use a flint which length and thickness fit your lighter. •If you do not intend to use the lighter for a long period of time, remove the gas and flint. When the lighter is
stored with a flint inside for a long time, the flint will weather, adhering to the flint wheel or the weathered and
swollen flint can cause damage to some parts.
•Do not forget to remove the flint powder remaining on the flint wheel and burner nozzle using a brush provided
for SAROME Flint.
Electronic piezo lighter and turbo lighter
•Dust is an enemy to electronic piezo and turbo lighters. The ignition section clogged with dust will cause
malfunction, while the burner nozzle clogged with dust will stop gas. The ignition electrode clogged with dust
will prevent smooth sparking.
•Do not drop ashes into ignition part. It may cause damage to ignition and misfire. •Do not touch the wire of the burner. The cigarette ash falling on the burner will clog the nozzle, causing
defective ignition. Do not press a cigarette against the nozzle when lighting it. Keep a cigarette away from the
•Exercise cares not to drop your lighter, otherwise some parts may move, causing malfunction. •The clearance between the burner nozzle and ignition electrode of an electronic piezo lighter has been adjusted on
the order of millimeters. Be careful not to touch the ignition electrode when cleaning the burner nozzle with a
* Turbo lighters are precision products with many parts. Use them correctly.
Nozzle of electronic piezo type lighter Nozzle of turbo type lighter
Oil / Fluid lighter
•When changing the wick, remove the outer case first; remove all the cotton from inside, and pull out the old
wick. Then insert a new wick from above. The wick can be installed easily in this way.
•When the tip of the wick has been burned and becomes sooty, pull it out by about 5 mm and cut it off with
•When removing the tank from the outer case, "crackling" sound may be produced, resulting from dust or metallic
powder generated by friction between the case and tank. Wipe it off completely with a dry soft cloth.
•Remove dust and soot from the hinge to allow the cap to open and close smoothly.
The key to make your lighter in good working condition is kept your lighter clean. Dust off and brush off soot built up on nozzle or working parts. If you need further assistant, please click .