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How to Change a Flint in a Lighter


Changing a flint in a lighter is a simple process that can be done with just a few basic tools. Here are the steps to follow:

1、Gather the necessary materials: You will need a replacement flint and a small screwdriver or other tool to remove the old flint. Replacement flints can be found at most tobacco shops or online.

2、Open the lighter: If your lighter has a flip-top lid, open it. If your lighter is a Zippo-style lighter, pull the insert out of the case.

3、Remove the old flint: Use the screwdriver or other tool to unscrew or pry out the old flint. Be sure to catch the old flint as it may fly out of the lighter.

4、Insert the new flint: Insert the new flint into the flint chamber. Be sure to push the flint in all the way.

5、Replace the screw: If your lighter has a screw to hold the flint in place, replace it and tighten it snugly.

6、Close the lighter: If you have a flip-top lighter, close the lid. If you have a Zippo-style lighter, replace the insert back into the case.

7、Test the lighter: Before using the lighter, test it to make sure the new flint is working properly. If it is not, repeat the steps above to ensure the flint is inserted correctly.

With these steps, you should be able to change the flint in your lighter and ensure that it works properly for your next cigar.