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Old 08-17-2005, 09:37 PM   #1
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I dropped my sunpaq satellite fixture in the tank, i took it out quickly but saw some smoke. the lights turn on but they dont turn off, they just flicker, but stay on. Should i let it dry longer or im I done.please let know


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Old 08-17-2005, 09:55 PM   #2
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The worst thing you could have done is turn it on with salt water in it. I would have wiped or washed it out with fresh water and let it dry for a day. I would still take it apart and wipe it down good. If it stays on sounds like you may be able to just replace the switch.

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Is everything in your tank O.K. I would follow what Brenden says it seems logical.
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I wouldn't take the chance ... the one thing we all should have learned when we were kids is that water + electricity = a bad time. You never know what wires fried or what is now corroded and in time will eventually start causing malfunctions!

I would take extra caution if you decide to use it and like brenden said ... wash it down with some FW and then let it dry for a LONG time!! Even then after doing that you may want to take it apart and check out all your connections and wires to make sure nothing is bad!
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