- "Master Owen has sent me to find four new vaporators for the homestead. Unfortunately I've got such a bad case of dust contamination I can barely move."
Oil baths were usually the solution to clearing the droid parts affected.
- "Terror on the Twilight"—Star Wars: The Clone Wars Comic UK 6.5 (First identified as Metal fatigue)
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Missing in Action" (Indirect mention only)
- Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope (First appearance)
- Star Wars Galactic Spy