italia64
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April 10th, 2013, 5:52 pm #31

Thanks for all your advises guys! I've cleaned my Starcraft 64 PAL cart... Now starts every time (before the cleaning one time every four!)





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MR-J
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April 15th, 2013, 12:16 pm #32

If anyone else is still looking for advice on cleaning carts i found this video very useful,hope it helps.

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June 1st, 2013, 11:08 pm #33

goo gone works well
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June 3rd, 2013, 10:17 pm #34

Lithium017 has a link on youtube as well.
Wii U ID- Striker3
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June 4th, 2013, 7:36 am #35

The results are amazing! omg.

But sometimes you need to watch out with what you whipe =D
Know this signature?.. =p
https://www.consolevariations.com/
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June 4th, 2013, 7:40 pm #36

Your link is all jacked up
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June 4th, 2013, 10:41 pm #37

Fixed, it made an Emoticon of a word =)
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clarky_n64
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March 30th, 2014, 12:06 am #38

I just use a pencil eraser over the contacts. It works wonders and clears pretty much all the grime.

Downside is that you need to open the cartridge to clean the contacts properly.
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Martin64
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March 31st, 2014, 1:58 am #39

I just get a j-cloth, and make a slightly damp patch on it, then wrap it around a knife in such a way that the damp bit is showing. I then run this over the pins on both sides. I then re-wrap the j-cloth around the knife with only dry cloth showing, and repeat. Works really well, have been doing this for years and the pins look perfect. Games boot first time, always. One thing I've never cleaned is the cart slot. Not sure how I'd do that.
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April 20th, 2017, 12:28 pm #40

Apologies to necro a thread but for anyone reading this today I feel this stuff should be highlighted as a miracle cart cleaner:

WD40 Contact Cleaner
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