Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > General Aquarium Forums > General Hardware/Equipment Discussion
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 11-04-2013, 09:41 PM   #11
Aquarium Advice FINatic
 
Sidman24's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 752
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gizzepi View Post
I'm having problems with my 70,No grinding noise but gurgling sound coming from intake tube,Driving me nuts,Do you have this issue?I might return mine
Try pushing down on the intake tube. It might not be pushed all the way down. You should hear a click when it's in correctly
__________________

__________________
Sidman24 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2013, 09:51 PM   #12
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Aqualady40's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Posts: 1,330
Quote:
Originally Posted by wildroseofky View Post
You probably need a new impeller not motor. If the impeller gets any imperfections in it it will make a noise. Sometimes you cannot see the imperfection but it is there. The only time my Aquaclear made noise was when the impeller blade cracked. Try rubbing some Vaseline on the impeller shaft. Pay special attention to the metal shaft that turns the fan part. The Vaseline will not hurt your tank. That may fix it temporarily.
+1 on the vaseline after you clean away debris
__________________

__________________
Current tanks: 55g/ 40B/ 20H/, 5g
If you always do what you've always done, you'll end with the same results
Aqualady40 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2013, 09:53 PM   #13
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
Gizzepi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Florida
Posts: 21
Ill try thanks
__________________
Gizzepi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2013, 09:57 PM   #14
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
TheCommunityCichlid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: N. Illinois
Posts: 4,203
My 110s make this sound all the time. I turn them off take out the impeller turn them back on and reinsert the impeller while it's on and it's usually quiter
__________________
TheCommunityCichlid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2013, 09:59 PM   #15
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
Gizzepi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Florida
Posts: 21
Thanks ill try
__________________

__________________
Gizzepi is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off








» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:23 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.