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post #1 of 4 Old 08-07-2008, 09:17 PM Thread Starter
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Powerhead question...

I got a powerhead for my new saltwater tank and when I put it in it was working fine then after a few minutes it wasnt making any current. Anyone else had this problem? I hope its not that the powerhead broke...
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post #2 of 4 Old 08-07-2008, 09:28 PM
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Probably just the impeller. Wipe the impeller down and try again. Not unusual. (Remember the impeller getting stuck in Finding Nemo? Yeah, that thing.)
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post #3 of 4 Old 08-07-2008, 09:33 PM Thread Starter
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thanks..could it have anything to do with adding salt and sand to the tank today?

I checked the impeller but its still not pushing anything out. yet when i touch the sides of the powerhead i can feel the vibrations but no current from the powerhead
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post #4 of 4 Old 08-07-2008, 09:55 PM Thread Starter
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Nevermind

haha i got it working thanks for the help
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