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Crackles and pops when playing and even after it is turned off

My radio has been crackling and popping for quite some time which is very annoying but does encourage you to turn it off and get out of bed. Lately however it continues to crackle and pop for a few seconds even after it is turned off. I have managed to take the front cover / speaker assy off and would appreciate some advice on how to clean the volume control.

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All owners have the same problem. Scott Whitehill told us on this forum there is a problem with a leaking conductor and damage to micro. No spare parts.

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UNPLUG the radio. Once you have gotten to the volume control spray contact cleaner, available at most radio shack or other electronic stores, into the switch. WD40 will also work. Clean up any excess liquid before plugging radio back in

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