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Windex between screens on the bottom of tv (2 year old got a hold of a bottle and squirted bottom of the tv now it is between the screens and dont know how to get it out

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Hi,

Wiped? Or SPRAYED?

I have seen people spray the screen, and the liquid falls to the bottom, and it gets WICKED (as in candle wick) UP in between the screens.

You have one of two choices, and it also depends on what you used to clean it with.

The hopefully prefered situation is you should used an alcohol/water based cleaner that got wicked up.The good news is it leaves no residue and all you have to do is wait about a month for it to evaporate. That's the SAFEST thing to do.

The one you really don't want to do is to remove the screen, separate the screen, use a MICROFIBER cloth to remove excess liquid and dry it with a hair dryer.

WHY? Because when you OPEN the screen, DUST gets in ! And when you close it, it gets trapped and you see specks in your picture. Then you have to open it and chase the dust around, and it's a nightmare getting it out of there.

If we have to separate the screens we'll do it on the kitchen table after it's been wiped down. That's about the only place safe to remove/separate the screens. but it's not dust-proof. You may want to vacuum the kitchen floor after dusting the counters to alleviate any dust, and then wait a couple hours and vacuum again.

Then we will have reduced the dust down to a managable level for separating the screens. You MUST use microfiber towels that have NOT been washed with fabric softener, soap only. You will need to get Walmart's Optical glass cleaner available at the optical department.

When you are ready, contact me. but like I said before, if you would use water/alcohol mixture then be patient and within a month it will disappear and no dust inside the screens.

Let me know,if needed further assistance.

Hope i helped you.

Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!

Posted on May 12, 2010

  • agnello32 May 12, 2010

    it was sprayed and i am going to use your advise with the acohol and water how do i do this and is it something i buy if not how do i mix it and how much of each do i use

  • taran_2005
    taran_2005 May 12, 2010

    Thanks for your response!!

    Yes, you need to buy alcohol/water based cleaner from the market. There are so many available in the market.

    Let me know,if needed further assistance.

    Hope i helped you.

    Thanks
    for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!



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