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post #1 of 2 Old 11-12-2008, 10:11 PM Thread Starter
uv sterilizer - no water flow

I just installed a Helix Max 9 watt UV sterilizer but cannot seem to get water flowing through the unit. Can anybody offer me some help.
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post #2 of 2 Old 11-13-2008, 08:33 AM
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According to the instruction manual I found on-line, http://www.swelluk.com/pdfs/Heli%20M...structions.pdf , this type of sterilizer doesn't have an internal pump. It's for setting up in line with a pump, either with a filter or by itself. It can't move water on its own.

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