Watch repair & service
FiveFortyFive has secured a favourable rate with one of New Zealand's most pre-eminent watch makers who has been in the trade for 40 years. Beginning his career at 16 years old apprenticing for one of the Countries best watchmakers, he has a passion for vintage watch restoration. The passion is evident in his work, which we are confident to guarantee for a period of one year following collection of your serviced watch.
FiveFortyFive will take your watch in, send it tracked and insured to our watchmaker, provide you with an estimate for service and a time frame and then contact you following completion when your watch is ready to be worn again.
All preowned watch servicing carried out through FiveFortyFive is undertaken using a non-profit business model similar to the model used by Tesla for their servicing. Only the cost of the service and shipping will be passed onto you, plus only a small administration fee to cover the time packaging and sending your watch.
We can also help by:
- Changing and altering straps and bracelets
- Battery changing
- Polishing your watch
- Machine test the the accuracy of your watch (mechanical watches only).
It’s simple. We don’t want you to have a watch that you don’t love. So, we will always give you three days to love or return your Fivefortyfive wristwatch, no questions asked. Naturally, all returned wristwatches must be in the same condition as initially shipped for returns must be paid for by the buyers and buyers assume all risk. Once received, 90% of the original purchase price will be immediately refunded. To initiate a return, simply email email@example.com. If you place a deposit on a watch, either on or off site, please note that deposits are non-refundable.
Terms & Conditions
Fivefortyfive Ltd and its associates attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, Fivefortyfive Ltd does not warranty that product descriptions or other content of this site are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by Fivefortyfive Ltd itself is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition. All items purchased from Fivefortyfive Ltd are made pursuant to a shipping contract. This basically means that the risk of loss and title for such items passed to you upon our delivery to the carrier.