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How to clean the contacts inside the Genesis.

I bought a Sega off ebay recently. Most games will play fine but some wont. I looked at the contact board (or whatever its called) inside the Console and there is some blue dust or something in it. I have a cleaning kit but thats ** help. Any ideas of a liquid solution that i could use that wouldnt harm the sega? Or any other ideas?

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Honestly, especially with those older consoles, I wouldnt trust any type of liquid with it.

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