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Should I refrigerate eggs?
How long can eggs be unrefrigerated before becoming unsafe to eat?

I got 4 dozen eggs this weekend (from actual chickens on a farm that were laid yesterday), and they sat in my car overnight. Would they still be good to eat? I put them in the fridge this morning. I'd say they sat for 20 hours in my car.

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how hot did it get while sitting in your car? Eggs are ok for about 3 days, but not if they baked in your car. –  Rikon Aug 15 '11 at 17:17
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You're MacGyver. Why didn't you make a refrigerator from some shoelaces, a length of pipe, duct tape, and your Swiss Army Knife? –  BobMcGee Aug 15 '11 at 17:36
    
Depends which country you live in. In general eggs are designed to be kept warm underneath the hen! –  TFD Aug 16 '11 at 1:18

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