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Old 04-04-2010, 02:54 AM   #21
 
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That's probably fine. A 20% water change isn't going to remove more than 20% of the ammonia in the tank, so your bacteria should still have plenty to "eat."
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Old 04-04-2010, 01:51 PM   #22
 
K. If I smell the ammonia again in a couple of days should I do another 20% water change or leave it alone?
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I'd say if you're smelling ammonia the ammonia levels are definitely too high and a water change is warranted.
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