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Renee’ Today I’m feeling: THis worked for a little but then it just stopped pushing air or water out. Crossing my fingers by the time i get back home today it will still be going.

Oh well, thanks again. After the unit stops pushin water back into the tank, this should be evident by leakage or by there being air in the canister. You can actually open the canister and fill it manually or siphon from the input tube from the tank into the canister to fill it. Eheim pro II problems no not the case as of right now. But it has to be a primeing problem. I believe that’s part of the priming process. My final suggestion was going to be if the hoses were around the wrong way.

I find mysometimes the self priming thing doesn’t work as well as it should, so I have had to resort to sucking on the outlet tube. If all these don’t work, then I am stumped. However, after an hour or so its making a ton of noise.

Eheim pro II problems wow thanks for all the help, so this morning i just emptied and refilled everything manually. Note that air should not enter a correctly sealed system, turning the unit off should result only in siphon and back siphon to the canister.


eeim Now, “sealing” may not only be the canister. The time now is Eheim pro II problems The approach explained in the following thread worked for me http: That has sometimes helped kick start mine. Eheim pro II problems Mine will not work unless both hoses are filled. First, the unit is not sealed completely and rather than dripping, it’s sucking in air.

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If, after doing this, it still works for a bit then stops there are a couple of possibilities. If these are not on properly, particularly on the input end, you can also “suck air” into the system. Home and Living You Talking to Me? Eheim pro II problems Are you sure it is primed properly.

Then outta no where the outlet will drain out and it will just stop. Eheim pro II problems. All times are GMT Some of the hardware “elbows” that come with some Eheim models have fill caps.

It was working for mins before work and when I left it was going strong. Hope you get it started. Hopefully there wasn’t too much air in profesiional and having it run for an hour might be burning the motor up. Thanks for the help guys.

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When you’re priming it, you need to keep pushing down on the primer until you see bubbles coming out of the outputs and inputs. Then fill the output tube. Eheim pro II problems Glad problem is ehwim. I have no idea whats going on.

The motor got hot too, because it was running dry. It should not happen, I profesoinal, but if the canister is overfilled with media to the point where the baskets do not slip nicely and to their full depth on top of one another, physical pressure is place on the intake portion of the motor and, for whatever reason, it stops working properly and does what you describe.


I turn it back on prime it again, and this time after about 30 mins it still sucks in water but will not push any of the water out, and it causes the top of the canister to get very hot. The thing i dont get is both tubes and canister will b filled. It was making a bit more noise procesional I profesioonal it should but figured it was just working the air out. Results 1 to 11 of It sounds like you didn’t get all of the air out before turning it on.

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I have found out since though, that if you re-lube the workings of the self priming thing, this helps. So if it’s not eheeim that, I suspect it’s not primed properly. For a filter to profesionap primed, the cannister must be full of water and both hoses should also be full. Ok so i hooked my new Eheim up and well everything is going smoothly for the first hour, primed it and such. Maybe someone else can chime in As you get more used to them, priming becomes easier too.

And, obviously, airstone below intakes are a bad idea.