$21.60 + Free Shipping
In Stock. Sold by GameSeek

or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Color:
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player

 

Wii Lens Cleaning Kit

by Nintendo
Nintendo Wii
Rating Pending
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (336 customer reviews)

List Price: $25.99
Price: $21.60
You Save: $4.39 (17%)
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by GameSeek.
  • Minimize disk read errors
  • Keep your Wii running at peak performance
  • Use regularly to help keep your disk reader lens clean

Frequently Bought Together

Wii Lens Cleaning Kit + Tri-wing Screwdriver for Nintendo Wii, Gamecube, Gameboy Advance + Gen Wii & DS Lite Tri-Wing Triwing Screwdriver Tool
Price for all three: $25.98

These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers.

Buy the selected items together


Special Offers and Product Promotions


Product Details

  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B001GZT1UI
  • Product Dimensions: 7.9 x 5.5 x 1.2 inches ; 1 ounces
  • Media: Accessory
  • Release Date: February 9, 2009
  • Average Customer Review: 3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (336 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #761 in Video Games (See Top 100 in Video Games)
  • Discontinued by manufacturer: Yes

Product Description

Amazon.com

Reduce disk read errors and keep your Wii console running at peak performance with the Wii Lens Cleaning Kit. When used regularly, this kit will help keep your disc reader lens free of dust, dirt, or other contaminants, which can cause disk read errors. (This kit will not affect errors caused by damage to the Wii console or game discs.)

This cleaning kit is for adult use only and contains chemicals, and should be stored out of the reach of small children when not in use.

Product Description

Reduce disk read errors and keep your Wii System running at peak performance with the Wii Lens Cleaning Kit. When used regularly, this kit will help keep your disk reader lens free of dust, dirt, or other contaminants which can cause disk read errors (This kit will not affect errors caused by damage to the Wii console or game disks.)


Customer Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
156 of 165 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wii SAVER - Just remember it may not me the fix for all February 24, 2011
Verified Purchase
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
As my 11 year old son came in the living room a week ago, face falling to the floor, he declares that the Wii is "broken". He just received a new game for Christmas and has been playing it happily since. I am usually pretty good at troubleshooting things so after a few mintues I see that it's a disc read error. The Wii is not reading any of our discs. Fortunately, with some patience I can get the Wii to recognize the disc after inserting and ejecting it multiple times, but obviously, this will not do. ( Eleven year olds do not have the patience to perform this action as needed, and I don't have the time to do this on a regular basis)

On Nintendo's site they offer up the advice of cleaning the lens on the Wii before offering to generously set up a pick up to fix your Wii for a small fortune (that as a single mom I can't fork out). In Nintendo's style they say that the only lens cleaning kit you can use is the one they make because, like all other products that are not Nintendo, they will ruin the Wii, destroy your lawn, and end the world (I have an Energizer Wii remote charger that works....please don't tell them). However, in this case....They are correct. And don't let anyone tell you different.

I thought that like any other lens on any other machine you should be able to just clean it. So did the folks at 3 of the stores I went to that did not carry the Nintendo Lens Cleaning Kit. Use anything they said. You can't. Leave it to Nintendo to come up with something so bizarre looking that no one on the planet would even bother duplicating it for bootleg purposes. Fortunately, it's cheap.

AND IT WORKS!!! It's weird to use. And I really thought it was going to be some gimmick before I shipped off the hard drive, but behold.......
Read more ›
Was this review helpful to you?
95 of 99 people found the following review helpful
Verified Purchase
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
After a year and a half w/o any problems with my Wii console, I started getting "An error has occurred. Press the Eject button and remove the disc..." errors. These got more and more frequent until I was getting them a couple times an hour. (This usually happened while I was playing Mario Kart Wii online, so I was losing hundreds of VR points each time I got the error!) There was no visible damage to the game disc and cleaning the disc did not help. I was pretty much ready to either send in the Wii console for repairs or else buy a new Wii console when I came across this Wii Lens Cleaning Kit while searching online.

After using the cleaning kit, I have not gotten a single "Press the Eject button and remove the disc..." error. It's been about a month and half so far with no errors.

The cleaning kit is pretty simple. It consists of a plastic paddle with an attached cleaning pad. You put 2-3 drops of the supplied cleaning fluid on the pad, then insert the paddle into the Wii's disc slot. You wiggle the handle 10-20 times to clean the lens. Press the Eject button to remove the paddle, and you're done. The kit comes with an 8ml bottle of cleaning fluid and 5 adhesive replacement pads for when the current pad gets too dirty to use again.

Spending $10 on a cleaning kit was definitely better than sending in the Wii for repairs or buying a new Wii.
Was this review helpful to you?
14 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Works SPECIFICALLY for dirty lenses ONLY April 28, 2014
Verified Purchase
I bought my Wii 1-2 years after launch, which is around six years ago at this point. I SPECIFICALLY had the problem of a dirty lens, which causes the Wii to have a single, SPECIFIC problem: it can no longer play dual-layer disc games, a category which includes the very popular Super Smash Bros Brawl. Chances are, if you're reading this review right now, it's because your Wii will no longer play that game. I knew that the Wii had a dirty, NOT DAMAGED, lens because it still played all Gamecube and single-layer Wii games just fine. I bought this product, used it as directed, and voila, my Wii is working like new.

A couple of things that you MUST consider before purchasing this item:

1) If your Wii CANNOT read ANY games at all, chances are that your lenses is OUTRIGHT DAMAGED, not merely dirty. There are too many misguided reviews that do not make this distinction. THIS PRODUCT CANNOT REPAIR A DAMAGED LENS, PERIOD. If your Wii cannot read ANY games, it means you need to replace your lens, which in turns means you are better off replacing it due to the comparable cost. I would STRONGLY suggest either upgrading to the Wii U, which is fully backwards-compatible with all Wii games and accessories AND upscales them to 1080P, or purchasing a new Wii Mini. If you rely on your Wii for Gamecube backwards compatibility, however, please note that the Wii Mini and NEWER model Wiis (the ones bundled with Mario Kart Wii and newer) DO NOT have this capability anymore. My suggestion would then be to purchase a separate used Gamecube for those needs, as you can find that system for a low price these days. If you purchase a used Wii, please be aware that this problem is nigh inevitable to happen to you again at some point. Please consider #2.
Read more ›
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
34 of 42 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Did not fix read disc error June 20, 2010
Verified Purchase
Fun: 3.0 out of 5 stars   
After reading some of the reviews for the lens cleaning kit I was hopeful that using it would fix our Wii which is not reading discs. After following the instructions, we tried a few games to see if the Wii would work but instead of telling us it could not read the disc it now says system error. So I guess we will have to get our Wii repaired or get a new one. So, if you order this in hopes of fixing the read disc error, be prepared that it might not!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Most Recent Customer Reviews
3.0 out of 5 stars Worked once, but then the system still had issues ...
Worked once, but then the system still had issues. Talk to you friends and borrow theirs to see if it will fix your problem.
Published 15 hours ago by Sierra Bravo
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Perfect for cleaning de Wii console as web espected
Published 4 days ago by Marcela Villamizar Rocha
5.0 out of 5 stars great cleaner for your wii
works very well. didn't clean my wii for 5 year & it helped get rid of grime & icky stuff, highly recommend
Published 7 days ago by Rebekah Myers
4.0 out of 5 stars We did get the lens cleaned. Still had problems ...
We did get the lens cleaned. Still had problems with a CD, but probably the fault of a CD error.
Published 21 days ago by Steven Ahlborn
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
This product saved our Wii for many more hours of use!
Published 1 month ago by Lauren
5.0 out of 5 stars It works!
Finally can play our Smash Bros. Brawl on the Wii again.
Published 1 month ago by Eena
4.0 out of 5 stars While this did not clean the lens well enough for my family to play...
The kit came with an empty bottle of cleaning fluid. As soon as I discovered this, I sent an email to the seller and they sent a replacement bottle. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Steven Tucker
1.0 out of 5 stars Product didn't work
Product did not solve the problem.
Published 1 month ago by Matt Capuzzi
1.0 out of 5 stars One Star
There only a couple drops of the cleaning solution! Did not meet expectations & did not fix problem!!
Published 1 month ago by William J Bosi
1.0 out of 5 stars Didn't work.
Didn't work.
Published 1 month ago by Elizabeth
Search Customer Reviews
Search these reviews only


Look for Similar Items by Category

GameSeek Privacy Statement GameSeek Shipping Information GameSeek Returns & Exchanges