What good is a cigar if you have no way to light it? Of course, you may enjoy just having those cigars in your humidor, but there is something more that you will want to enjoy. You will eventually want to smoke those cigars. A quality lighter is something that should always be included in your cigar accessories.
However, even the best cigar lighters can malfunction. No matter how much you invest in a lighter, it will eventually stop working. This does not mean that you have to replace it. Instead, you can get it repaired.
For the most part, a lighter is not something that you will want to repair yourself.
For one thing, butane lighters can be dangerous, and if you do not know what you are doing, you could injure yourself. In addition, there are many parts to the lighter that can be fragile. If you are not careful, you could damage your lighter beyond repair. Then, you will be forced to purchase a new lighter, which can be quite an investment, and not one that you will want to make.
How can you get your lighter repaired? Do cigar shops repair lighters?
The good news is that many cigar shops will be able to work on it for you. In order to find a shop to do this, you will need to ask several questions.
You will need to make sure that the shop in question has experience with repairing the type and brand of lighter that you own. Not all lighters are the same, and you need to make sure they can work on the type of lighter you own. Additionally, it would be best to make sure that you choose a cigar shop with a quality reputation. The last thing you will want to do is allow someone to work on your lighter only to find that they do a subpar job.
Finally, you will need to remember is that not all cigar shops are the same.
Some shops specialize in selling cigars and cigar accessories, but they will not be able to work on and repair lighters. You may have to check with several different shops before you find one that will be able to do the work for you.Do Cigar Shops Repair Lighters? by David Sabot