Can you open a remote and clean it?

tobr24uNovember 26, 2007

My receiver remote is balky on the down button. The top of the button controls the up volume and there is no problem; the button rocks back and forth and the down volume takes a few minutes to work if it works at all. By pushing it over a period of time it eventually warms up and works almost as well as the up. Can I do anything about this or is it better to leave well enough alone? (All other buttons of which I only use a few are fine.)

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They are cleanable. Finding the screws is another problem. They are usually hidden. One is commonly found underneath the batteries. You can use a pencil eraser but tread lightly.

    Bookmark   November 26, 2007 at 1:14PM
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Thanks for the tip, don, and sorry about the double post as I thought this one didn't make it yesterday...

    Bookmark   November 27, 2007 at 9:53AM
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