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Psp drifting analog

Psp analog has gone nuts...just keep scrolling through the menu.
should I replace the analog conducting wires and the analog?  Or could something else be the culprate.  You tell me ... your the experts;-)
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Sometimes it's just dirt buildup have it cleaned if it doesn't work have it replaced I had the same problem with mine. but since i am a technician i just cleaned it and viola it works again.

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