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post #2 of (permalink) Old 11-26-2012, 07:18 PM
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I'd do a flood test first: fill it up and let it sit for a week or so to see if it's leaking to begin with.
If it leaks, then you'll have to see where:
if it's leaking where the cracked silicone is, then you'll need to reseal; if the cracked silicone is between the panes of the glass, then you'll have to break down the panes and basically make a new tank out of the panes from the tank.
New silicone doesn't adhere well to old silicone, so a tedious scraping will need to be done.
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