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Remote control got wet, can I still use it if I let it dry out

Remote control got wet, I dried it off as best I could. Removed the batteries and wiped the are clean. I put batteries back in but the remote isn't working. Can I still use it if I let it dry out completely?

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that all depends on how wet the controller was. if anything inside got too wet then most likely no. however, if the outer casing was all that was afflicted then yes. the controller should have no problems. hope this helps.

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If water penetrated inside the LCD display , then the display must be replaced. Moreover, the liquid may have shorted some component , and in that case there is more repair job to be done.

All you can do is removing external covers if possible, and drying the phone a little longer If the phone does not come up after one week, then repair or replace it.

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SOURCE: batteries leaked, cleaned as best I could, but

If you have had a battery leak then this is a very bad thing. It's possible that the battery acid could have corrupted the system board in the remote. I would call Sony to see if they have any suggestions for you, however I think you may end up needing to replace the remote.

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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