Lubing a boom w/ a 6:1 internal

I have a boom with the 6:1 internal outhaul. The outhaul movement has degraded over time. Does anyone have any suggestions beside taking the whole thing apart.

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Cap'n, you could try washing the boom out with a steady stream o

Cap'n, you could try washing the boom out with a steady stream of fresh water, then try applying a lube with a long nozzle to the hardware, but the prudent thing to do is disassemble it and verify the cause of the friction before catastrophic failure causes further damage. Sail on!