Mouse Track Wheel

My track wheel on my mouse is not working properly.  It will allow me to scroll up, but not down.  Help please and thank you.

Probably needs a clean:
How to really clean your Mighty Mouse (with caution!):
and: ple-mighty-mouse/

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