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Key got wet

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by bagster, Nov 3, 2011.

  1. Nov 3, 2011 at 2:37 PM
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    bagster

    bagster [OP] Well-Known Member

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    I left the keys to my 2010 Prerunner in some dirty jeans that I ran through the washing machine. The keyless entry and the ignition key still work, but I'm worried about problems later on. Anyone ever do this?
     
  2. Nov 3, 2011 at 2:39 PM
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    toughtaco

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    put it in a sandwich baggie full of raw uncooked rice.
     
  3. Nov 3, 2011 at 2:39 PM
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    scottri

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    Put it in a cup of rice over night. That will absorb the moisture. I've had phones go through the wash and keep working after drying them out in rice.
     
  4. Nov 3, 2011 at 2:40 PM
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    NicNac22

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    put the remote in a bag of rice...dries up the moisture

    if you didnt it might get rusted inside later and cause problems, dunno about the key though, i have a 95
     
  5. Nov 3, 2011 at 2:43 PM
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    jgwheeler17

    jgwheeler17 I'm a zit. Get it?

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    do the rice thing. best thing you can do it put it on a dehumidifier. i soaked my phone 3 months ago and did that over night and it's been fine since.
     
  6. Nov 3, 2011 at 2:48 PM
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    put it in some rice
     
  7. Nov 3, 2011 at 3:06 PM
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    mattg43

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    Quoted for truth.
     
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