Wii Stains

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  1. Razerwire

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    Okay the title sounds completely off but this is a legit question.

    The other day I disconnected the Wii and noticed stains on the white plastic where it was previously handled. I tried wiping it off but it came with a bit of difficulty.

    Anyone else experience this? And if so, do you know of any cleaning agents that won't cause trouble with the plastic?
     
  2. drippy

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    caused by hand oils and/or dirt? the console or wiimotes or both?
     
  3. Razerwire

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    I think it was caused by hand oil and then dirt clings on to it. It was on the console and some on the nunchuks.
     
  4. Optimus Scourge

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    you and stains. walls, now your Wii?

    I dunno, I don't have stains. Yet.
     
  5. Razerwire

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    Yeah, apparently stains like me now. :( 
     
  6. drippy

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    I'd try a Magic Eraser. Those things clean most anything.

    Rubbing alcohol is also an option I suppose...
     
  7. Valkysas

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    They're just smudge marks. the PSP and DS lite get them too, along with the top of the PS3. they'll wipe off with anything made out of any kind of cloth.
     
  8. Razerwire

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    Hmmm. I hope the Magic Eraser doesn't scuff up the plastic though.
     
  9. drippy

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    Not that I'm aware of. Try it on an inconspicuous (sp?) spot and go from there.
     
  10. Darkravager

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    What were you rubbing against your Wii to cause stains?
     
  11. Razerwire

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    Nothing. I picked it up, put it in the stand and closed my media center glass door. That's it.
     
  12. Optimus Scourge

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    Yeah, but what were your HANDS rubbing before that? HUH?
     
  13. DragoUnicron

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    It's all in the technique. I rub my Wii all the time and it doesn't have any stains. :p 
     
  14. ambushbug74

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    Maybe you should wash your hands after playing with your wii, before playing the Wii.
     
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    Wii and stains? I'm honestly not surprised. ;) 
     
  16. ambushbug74

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    Probably yellow or whitish in color.
     
  17. Razerwire

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    They were on the box. :p 
     
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    Use a microfiber towel and a little bit of water...if they're smudges. For stains try alcohol wipes.
     
  19. Optimus Scourge

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    fixed
     
  20. Razerwire

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    You mean those alcohol wipes that you sanitize cuts with?
    Good fix. :D 
     

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