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Old 06-22-2013, 04:25 PM   #1
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About to rain and I was wondering if I need to find a plastic bag to keep it from getting ruined!?! I'd be stuck if it goes bad!
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Old 06-22-2013, 04:30 PM   #2
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Just dont leave it in the rain and it'll be fine.
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Yea at a concert and in my pocket. Prob gonna find a bag
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Are you going to get that drenched at the concert?
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wrap that rascal Dan!

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Old 06-22-2013, 04:50 PM   #6
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Always wrap it lol

And yea in FL we may be swimming at the amphitheater!
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My 05 fob has now gone from washer to dryer twice and works perfect, and it's clean. I hate it, cause there is no key, and don't keep key to the house on it, so I forget about it in my pocket.
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My 05 fob has now gone from washer to dryer twice and works perfect, and it's clean. I hate it, cause there is no key, and don't keep key to the house on it, so I forget about it in my pocket.
My 08 fob went through the wash multiple times and still worked. I think all year fobs are the same design.
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The 2010s are not. The 2012s are.
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It probably won't get ruined BUT it may take a while to dry off enough for it to work so i'd wrap it....
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If worried -- any piece of plastic will wrap it & stay dry.
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My 05 fob has now gone from washer to dryer twice and works perfect, and it's clean. I hate it, cause there is no key, and don't keep key to the house on it, so I forget about it in my pocket.
Ditto!
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Wait, you're going to drive your Vette in the rain? Don't you know it will melt???!!
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Is 2010 key fob waterproof?


Yes . . . . unless it gets wet
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Old 06-24-2013, 12:56 PM   #15
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My FOB from my 09 is waterproof. It went throught the washer the other day and was fine
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