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Old 04-07-2013, 02:48 PM   #1
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I have had my 2236 for about a week. I got it and a jbj reaction 45. To replace a 2074 I had on my 55gal. The 2074 was dead silent but the e features where a dud. So I assumed that the 2236 would be as silent. Boy was I wrong. The sound is similar to a running air pump. Or maybe the impeller rattling.
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Old 04-07-2013, 03:24 PM   #2
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I have had my 2236 for about a week. I got it and a jbj reaction 45. To replace a 2074 I had on my 55gal. The 2074 was dead silent but the e features where a dud. So I assumed that the 2236 would be as silent. Boy was I wrong. The sound is similar to a running air pump. Or maybe the impeller rattling.
this brand new?
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Old 04-07-2013, 04:15 PM   #3
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Yeah its brand new both the jbj and ehiem. The jbj is very quiet. The ehiem us annoying. My 2074 was so quiet right out of the box I had to check the water to make sure it was running.
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Figured it out took it apart the impeller shaft was not seated firmly in the rubber gramet.
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