Hey I've got a problem and I was wondering wether some people could help me out

My Ibanez's pickups are getting really dirty I need to clean them but I've heard that painting them could deteriorate them so if i clean them could it potentially damage them too ?
sorry to sound like a noob I play better than I know how to take care of my instrument...
get that air in a can stuff that they use for computers and after that take some rubbing alcohol on a q-tip and wipe it off....
It doesn't work to whipe it off. Mine were pretty rusted when I got em'. They still work fine though, it's really just a visual thing.
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