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Coroted coppertop battery leaked on the termanals. how do i clean them

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The battery leak can be cleaned using a solution of water and baking powder/bicarbonate of soda: dissolve a couple teaspoon in half a cup of water, dip a cotton ear buds/disposable napkins in mixture and use to help clean the corrosion from the terminals and then finally do the same with clean warm water(to neutralise bicard reaction) and dry wiith clean tissue. Hope it helps!

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