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

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 05-20-2011, 06:55 PM   #11

POTM Champion
Tank of the Month Award
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: 42.2411N/88.3161W
Posts: 6,932
I have a couple of 404's running and as time passed they all started to leak around the handles, I tried new o-rings, new handles, and Vaseline around the seal but couldn't get it to stop leaking. The 404's cover doesn't latch like my new 405's so this was the final fix, easy install converting to the new case with the locking handles and hasn't leaked in over a year.

Fluval 404 405 Replacement Canister RETROFIT KIT A20178 | eBay

HUKIT is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2011, 06:37 AM   #12
Aquarium Advice Newbie
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Calgary Alberta Canada
Posts: 5
The fluval 404 was the worse filter fluval made the 5 series covered all the problem the series 4 had I had a 404 and I did everything until it stopped working so I said to my self im married i don't have kids my fish are my kids so I want the best for them so I went out and bought a fluval g6 it was the best thing I did.

carlissilva is offline   Reply With Quote

fluval, val

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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Fluval 404 FlyingL0 General Hardware/Equipment Discussion 5 05-26-2005 03:28 PM
Fluval 404 SJSobczyk Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 6 05-03-2005 07:54 AM
Fluval 404 aimeeo Archive 21 03-07-2005 12:08 PM
Fluval 404 A+++ so far... dwish8990 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 7 02-01-2005 11:10 AM
Fluval 404 Media Ady1397 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 6 03-24-2004 01:21 AM

» Photo Contest Winners

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:09 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.