online transaction dilemma

Discussion in 'Transformers General Discussion' started by Golden Age, Aug 14, 2007.

  1. Golden Age

    Golden Age BATTLE BEAST

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    I just won a pretty expensive tf off of ebay. It was vaguely described, but item description was listed as "new". Well, the toy came and it isnt really new. In fact it smells..like someone who doesnt wash. I tried to clean it with cotton cloth and warm soap water. The smell is mostly gone, but the box still stinks. looking for opinions here. I should add that ive been looking for this toy for a while, and am relieved that I have one. thanks.
     
  2. BaronV

    BaronV MonsterOfTheWeek.com

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    Spray it with Lysol anti-bacterial freshner and hope that kills the odors.
     
  3. Laser_Optimus

    Laser_Optimus Your opinion was noted. Now get lost. TFW2005 Supporter

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    On principle I'd probably return it to the guy whom sold it to you. Rare or not you'll always come across one again.

    Just curious though, which TF is it?
     
  4. Motor_Master

    Motor_Master Lets the balls touch TFW2005 Supporter

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    Try putting a fabric softener sheet (or 10) inside the box and on the outside and leave it for a few days... see if that helps take care of the odor.
     
  5. killahbuny

    killahbuny Well-Known Member

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    eeeew harsh a stinkbot but yeah who is it?
     
  6. Switchblade

    Switchblade Just a raggedy man

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    Well if the toy smells fine but the box stinks, I'd just throw away the box.
     
  7. joopsta

    joopsta loves Animated

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    I remember my mom saying to me "quit smoking in my car", and then she always put a bowl of vinegar in the car for one night.That killed the smoke smell (but it smelled like vinegar for one week!!!). So maybe you can try that.
     
  8. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    Airfresher might work. :thumb 
     

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