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I washed my 2005 prius key fob. it's my only copy. it's

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i washed my 2005 prius key fob. it's my only copy. it's currently sitting in a bag of rice but i need to leave for a long trip and wondering if i can speed up the process by putting it under a hairdryer at warm/low setting?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 2 months ago.

Hi. Welcome to chat! My name is ***** ***** have been a dealer tech for 20 years. I will attempt to assist you with your concern today.

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 2 months ago.

Drying out a wet fob does not always gaurantee it will work again. But Yes you can speed up the process. Split the fob open like you were going to change the battery and let that dry under a hair dryer.

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Expert:  EricFromCT replied 2 months ago.

Thank you for viewing my previous response. Please let me know if you have made progress or need more info. Otherwise please take a quick moment to rate my assistance. Thank you.

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