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Old 07-16-2011, 03:11 PM   #181
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I kept mostly biomedia in my filter. I would change out the the carbon/filter floss every 2-3 weeks.
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They usually recommend you change it Evey 2-4 weeks I think
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Old 07-16-2011, 05:48 PM   #183
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Hmm that could be my problem!! I've been running the same stuff since I started.. Should I keep the bio media and just Change the filter floss ??
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Old 07-16-2011, 06:09 PM   #184
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Yep, never get rid of the biomedia. Thats howit does it's job by staying in there.
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Old 07-16-2011, 07:32 PM   #185
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Alrite well I have one white pad and a black on and maybe a blue one too is the black one activated charcoal??
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Old 07-16-2011, 07:34 PM   #186
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Carbon is usually the black pad or coarse filter pad in my experience. I'm not getting a visual so I can't be sure. Sorry
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Old 07-16-2011, 08:43 PM   #187
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Alrite I'll get in there and switch em out.. But I should definitely change all the pads I have?
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Old 07-16-2011, 09:21 PM   #188
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I wouldnt change them all at once unless they are beyond use. How many are in there?
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I dunno if there's 1 ac, 1 course and 1 fine either that or it's 1ac and 1 other one, but theyve been in there for 2 months now
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Can you rinse themout in old tank water and reuse them?
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