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PS3 remote not working cuz of water spill

I spilled water on my ps3 remote control and now its dead. Is there any hope of fixing it or should i just trash it? THANX!

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Put it in a bag of rice i know it sounds weird but it works put it a bag of rice for a day or 2
*rice absorbs moisture very well*
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