Caution

The use of an abrasive (such as steel wool or a wire brush) or a lubrication on a coin mechanism wi 11 result in a rapid buildup of residue. By talking to many operators, we have found that the best method of cleaning a coin mechanism is by using hot or boiling water and a mild detergent. A toothbrush may be used for those stubborn buildups of residue. After cleaning, flush thoroughly with hot or boiling water, then blow out all water with compressed air. Figure 3-4 shows the surfaces to clean...