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Pieces of dirt/oil residue on INSIDE of viewing lens.

Somehow oil and pieces of debris have gotton on the inside of the pinseeker on the viewing lens. Do not see any way to pop unit apart to clean. Help

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That is not oil.....its thermal burns. Thermal burns happen when the eyepiece cap is not used. Sunlight burns the surface of the LCD display. This is permanent damage. Cleaning will not fix this. The repair center can fix.

Posted on Apr 11, 2009

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