Breitling Watch Repair FAQs

If you are the owner of a Breitling chronograph, then you will know that this type of watch is extremely sophisticated. Built with precision instruments that operate around the clock under an incredible range of constraints, your Breitling watch is unlike any other that is on the marker.

Investing in any luxury item is a long-term commitment and just like a car, boat or airplane, your Breitling watch will require careful regular maintenance to ensure that they maintain the top level of performance and reliability.


The inner workings of a Breitling watch repair can be complex. The movements of this type of watch consist of a number of components which are constantly interacting in a very restricted space.

Breitling use first class materials in their watch designs and have devoted years to their manufacturing processes and due to this wear and tear will occur. External constraints can damage your watch and decrease the efficiency of waterproofing seals.


By sending your Breitling watch to us for regular maintenance, we can carry out a full check of the mechanisms of your watch and allow the “motor” to maintain its performance and reliability in the long term. A Breitling service includes:

  • An inspection of all of components and mechanisms of your watch, replacing any parts only if necessary.
  • Your Breitling watch will be cleaned and lubricated
  • We will then adjust the movement and refit the dial
  • Our team will then clean and polish the exterior elements of your watch
  • Once your watch has been reassembled, it will undergo 24 hours of bench testing to ensure that it is in full working order.

We look after the inside and outside of timepieces. Keep your watch looking new a polish of the case and bracelet. After your watch has underwent a full service by the Repairs By Post team, we will make sure that it is sent back to you shiny and fresh.


If you are unsure if we can repair your Breitling watch, simply ask us on live chat. Whatever the age of the watch, we will do everything we can on our side to repair it. As we have been working with a number of watch brands for a number of years our knowledgeable staff will be able to identify and remedy the issue. Below is a list of Breitling watches that we have worked with in the past.

  • Avenger Seawolf
  • Avenger Skyland
  • Avenger
  • Chronomat 44
  • Chronomat B01
  • Chronomat Evolution
  • Chronospace
  • Cockpit
  • Colt
  • Cosmonaute
  • Limited Editions
  • Montbrilliant
  • Navitimer
  • Pocket Watches
  • Starliner
  • Super Avenger
  • SuperOcean
  • Transocean
  • Vintage Models

Due to the expensive nature of Breitling watches like the Chronomat, SuperOcean and the legendary Navitimer, we ensure our customers that they can send their watch to us in full faith that we restore them to the highest possible standards, even if this means sourcing special components. Can you see your Breitling watch above, great! Get started with your watch repair today.

Breitling watches are extremely valuable and just like other luxury objects, they require particular care in terms of their use and maintenance. The tips listed here will enable you to prolong their life and functioning and preserve their beauty.


It is important that you are cleaning your Breitling watch regularly enough that you avoid any skin irritations from occurring.

You may find that perspiration and dust on watch cases and bracelets can result in skin irritations, this is why you should clean it when required. By avoiding cleaning in the long term you may cause oxidation of the steel.

Breitling advise that you clean the case and strap periodically using a toothbrush and liquid soap. Make sure that when you rinsing your watch you place it under a gentle stream of water and finish by drying with an absorbent cloth.


This is a question we are often asked by our customers who own Breitling watches. For watches with a leather strap, the rules are slightly different, you can clean the base of the watch, however, you should not wet the strap. If the leather is splashed, absorb the liquid as fast as possible with a cloth.

You should care for your leather watch strap just like you would with a fine pair of leather shoes or gloves. To keep your leather watch strap in prime condition it should be carefully cared for. In order to maintain the beauty of your leather watch, you should protect the leather straps from water, perspiration, damp, grease, perfume, cosmetics, chemicals, excessive sun exposure.

If your leather watch strap is looking worn and unloved, we also provide Watch strap replacement. This is a very common repair and we offer it across a number watch brands.

Repairs By Post offer a large selection of high-quality leather straps that will restore your watch to its former glory. If you require a hypo-allergenic strap please let us know. We are also able to obtain original leather straps.


If your Breitling watch has been in contact with chlorinated or salt water, it is advised that you carefully rinse your watch under a thin stream of tap water. Make sure that your watch is not placed under a powerful water source and dry it with an absorbent cloth. Remember your watch will still need a Breitling watch serviceregularly.


Your Breitling watch is a valuable long term investment and it deserves to be treated with the utmost respect by a watch repair company. In the past our customers have been blown away by the work which was completed on their watches, just read through some of our Breitling watch repair reviews.

Get in touch with our Breitling watch repair team today to find out more about our services. Call us, or speak to us now on live chat. You can also start the repair process now; we look forward to receiving your watch.


We have been working in the watch repair industry for a number of years, therefore, the range of Breitling watch repairs we offer is diverse. Whether you are looking for a simple service or a complex restoration completed on your watch, we can provide this service at an affordable price.

We can also replace the cell batteries inside your Breitling watch, using Renata or Energizer cells, depending on the actual watch.

Just like any other watch repair service we can mend or replace crowns, stems, dials, and hands, once this is completed you don’t even have to pick it up, we can send it straight back to you. Your watch will return to you looking as good as new.