Answer: Hi there, thanks for your question! While normal LEGO elements are okay to use in the water, our Power Functions and other electronic components are not waterproof, and bringing them in contact with water could cause damage or even pose a safety risk.
Does LEGO have water damage?
Water does not harm standard LEGO bricks, but it is unsafe to immerse LEGO electronic parts like motors, lights, sensors, and battery boxes in water; you may damage the electronics. You may use a mild detergent or dish soap with warm water. Rinsing correctly is vital to avoid discoloration.
What happened to LEGO powers?
LEGO has decided to discontinue PF system to make a way for newer one called Powered UP. Sadly, at this point of time new system doesn’t have have a similar supplemental set to motorise sets. This means required parts need to be sourced individually.
Can LEGO grow mold?
Can mold grow on LEGOs? There’s no safety risk from immersing these, but water could get inside the part and never fully dry, resulting in mold or mildew growth. For information on how to clean your LEGO® bricks, check out this help topic.
Can Duplo people go in water?
Yes! According to LEGO, “Standard LEGO® bricks are not harmed by water.
Are Lego Power Functions retiring?
Powered Up platform is in general replacement for Power Functions components (used until now in some Creator Expert models and some Technic models) which will remain active until end of 2020.
What happens if LEGO gets wet?
Basic LEGO elements won’t get damaged by water, however depending on the condition of your water source, some residue may build up on the elements after prolonged immersion.
How do you remove mold from Legos?
One easy and painless way to sanitize your LEGO pieces is by adding ¼ cup of white vinegar to every cup of hot water that you use to put them in. Some LEGO owners decide to use bleach to sterilize their bricks, by adding ¼ tbsp to every gallon of warm water.
How much does a LEGO mold cost?
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The average mold is worth $72,000, with the most valuable coming in around $360,000.