How Do I Fix My Earbuds After Washing Them?

FAQ

  • Dry the earphones thoroughly with a soft towel.
  • Remove the foam/rubber/elastic nozzle sleeves and let them air dry.
  • Shake the earphones to remove water droplets.
  • Let the earphones air dry for 48 hours.
  • Do not speed the drying by using a clothes dryer, a hair dryer, or any other type of forced hot air.

Will earbuds still work after being washed and dried?

The important thing is not to power them on until you’re finished the drying out process. Because they went through a wash with quite active detergents in them, there’s a risk that nothing you do will resurrect them.

Do Apple earbuds work after being washed?

As long as they weren’t connected to any devices at the time, and they either went through a drying cycle before they were plugged into anything, or they were completely dried out, they should work fine.

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What happens if you accidentally wash your headphones?

Get the wireless earphone dry

When you discover that you have washed your headphones in the washer, remove them immediately and get them dry. The more you waste time, the higher the chances of your wireless earbuds getting damaged permanently. Shake the earbuds very well to remove the excess water inside them.

Can wet earbuds electrocute you?

To lethally electrocute someone a minimum of 30 Watts is required, and even then the skin would need to be wet and in an area of little resistance. By this deduction, it’s implausible the earphones could have been the cause of the electrocution.