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post #1 of 10
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I forget who told me to use a AA battery to seal up my drain line... But 2 months later, it's corroded... *grumble* Ok, it filled the hole, and hasn't leaked...
Thankfully it's only in my drain line, and I am planning to strip it all out and clean it out when I get a new case soon, and will fit a bitspower sealing plug instead. But still.. ewww...


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post #2 of 10
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use a AA battery to seal up my drain line...
hahah wuuut
post #3 of 10
Wow, that sucks! Hopefully you can get it cleaned out! If you want a cheap plug that won't cause any problems like that you should try the hardware store. Ask for a plastic hose plug and you should be able to pick one up for <$1.
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Hey Syr said he'd done it in this thread here, and it HAS worked.. aside from the thing rusting.
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post #5 of 10
Find out whoever told you to put a battery in water and kick him in the groin.
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Before you kick that person in the groin. Kick yourself in the groin for going through with it and nto thinking what could possibly happen
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Find out whoever told you to put a battery in water and kick him in the groin.
And videotape it, so we can all have a good laugh.

EDIT: And do what Aawa said too, it sounds like fun.
    
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lmao, Owned..

Didn't you think about it at all, when you was inserting the battery in? Ever left batteries in a remote in a somwhat humid area for couple weeks/months?
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I'm not insanely upset about it. I planned on flushing and cleaning this loop out anyway. New case coming, so time for it anyway.
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post #10 of 10
sorry have to..

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