Care and Maintenance of Polar GPS sensor

The following instructions will help you to keep the G5 or G3 or G1 GPS sensor in a good working condition.

 

  • Wash the G3/G1 armband in a washing machine at 40°C / 104°F. Use a washing pouch. Do not soak, nor use detergent with bleach or fabric softener. Do not dry-clean. Do not spin-dry or iron.
  • Wash the G5 armband only when necessary. Hand wash only. Do not use detergent with bleach or fabric softener. Do not dry-clean. Do not spin-dry or iron

  • Clean the sensor with a mild soap and water solution. Dry it with a towel. Never use alcohol or abrasive materials (steel wool or cleaning chemicals). Never put the sensor in a washing machine or drier.
  • Keep the sensor and the armband in a cool and dry place. Do not store wet in non-breathing material, such as a sports bag. Do not expose to direct sunlight for extended periods.