How often do you lubricate your reels? Is your reel maintained in a correct way? Even though you're using the expensive high-end reel, it won't fulfill the function unless they're well-maintained.
You need to maintain your reels in order to increases its functionality, and maximize its potential.
Especially, when you dropped your reel into the water, or got wet, you had better to dry and lubricate it in early time.
Here's the basic way to maintain your reel. Take some time and keep your reel in the best condition and get maximum performance on the lake.