Why do clocks need to be Serviced?
A clock, like your car, is a piece of mechanical equipment which needs maintenance on a regular basis. Unlike you car a clock will run non-stop 24 hours a day 7 days a week 52 weeks a year.
If you were to drive your car at 30 miles an hour for a full year you would cover 262,800 miles. This would mean that your car would require a Service every other week or so.
Fortunately clocks are designed to run like this and generally only need maintenance every 5 to 8 years. This sort of time scale keeps your clock in good condition as wear and other potential problems are spotted early. Doing this will result in less work/time to rectify any faults and, more importantly, your clock remains a reliable time keeper for many years to come.
You should consider having your clock Serviced if any of the following apply: