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10-30-2014, 06:13 AM   #16
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I suggest you use a Scotch Brite Scouring Pad (or similar) dipped in clear vinegar instead of a pencil. If the corrosion is thick enough, it would take a long time for the vinegar to dissolve it all on its own. The non-metallic pad will help remove the corrosion without damaging the battery contact.

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I have use alcohol swabs (like you use for prepping injection sites) in this capacity in the past, and they have always worked well.
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white distilled vinegar with salt mixed in it. raises the acidic nature of the vinegar and also works as a mild abrasive. That mixture is used to clean the corrosion off of copper.
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Argh, unfortunately I've had no luck. Could I pay precision to fix it or are they only warranty repairs?

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