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Cigarette Lighter Repairer

Repair and clean cigarette lighters.

What does a Cigarette Lighter Repairer do?

Repairs and cleans cigarette lighters, using handtools: Disassembles lighter and adjusts or replaces parts, such as spark wheels, injector valves, and clutch gears, using handtools. Removes cotton and defective wick from lighter, inserts new wick, and repacks cotton, using tweezers and picks. Immerses lighters in solution to clean them. Applies polish to lighters and refinishes surfaces, using hand polisher. Inserts flint and fills lighter with fluid or gas. May immerse butane lighters in specified solution to detect leaks. May sell lighters to customers. May compute charges for repairs.