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Anyone know the warranty on this thing, and if they are pretty good about them?

I got this mouse maybe about 4 months ago if that and the mouse wheel is creaking everytime i scroll with it and it is driving me nuts!
 
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Creaking mouse wheel? That's nothing some old fashioned lube won't fix (even vaselilne works, but that good old ratio shack lube gel works and the tube lasts forever.
Unless you really don't want to disassemble it...but as long as you have spare mouse feet (some screws are under the feet pads on some mice), should be quiet easy to fix.
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Creaking mouse wheel? That's nothing some old fashioned lube won't fix (even vaselilne works, but that good old ratio shack lube gel works and the tube lasts forever.
Unless you really don't want to disassemble it...but as long as you have spare mouse feet (some screws are under the feet pads on some mice), should be quiet easy to fix.

Vaseline deteriorates plastic -> Scroll wheel is mostly made of plastic = Now logic what will happen >_>





Best way to do it is to get pan+brush, spray some silicon oil (pref: jig a loo) and let the solvent evaporate, then use the deposited silicon to lubricate.
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