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Old 12-16-2010, 03:30 AM   #976
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hi...

got 1x2217 1x2211 and 1x2026 plus a surface skimmer as well

pimp no 445 is it
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Old 12-17-2010, 02:43 PM   #977
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2213 making me pimp number 446
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Old 01-08-2011, 08:28 PM   #978
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eheim 2213 classic x2. would take a used eheim over a new rena,sun sun,marineland,fluval,etc! this would make me eheim pimp #447
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Old 01-10-2011, 04:55 PM   #979
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Eheim 2180 x 2, 2229 x 3, 2213. I guess I am #448
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Old 01-14-2011, 09:28 PM   #980
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Ive had 2213 and have a 2232 , #449...
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Old 01-14-2011, 10:21 PM   #981
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I have a 2211, but I don't think I'm an Eheim pimp, since mine is a loud, humming, nightmare . . .
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Old 01-14-2011, 10:34 PM   #982
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I have a 2211, but I don't think I'm an Eheim pimp, since mine is a loud, humming, nightmare . . .
Change the impeller. Does wonders.
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Old 01-15-2011, 02:35 AM   #983
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Change the impeller. Does wonders.
Bought the $20 can of Eheim lube on my way home from work . . . if that doesn't work, I'll look into ordering a new impeller. The woman at Albany Aquarium said the same thing.
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Old 01-15-2011, 02:50 AM   #984
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Bought the $20 can of Eheim lube on my way home from work . . . if that doesn't work, I'll look into ordering a new impeller. The woman at Albany Aquarium said the same thing.
It happens sooner or later on all mechanical filters.
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Old 01-15-2011, 03:25 AM   #985
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2215 just arrived. #450
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Old 01-15-2011, 05:16 AM   #986
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It happens sooner or later on all mechanical filters.
Yeah, but mine is NEW.
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Old 01-15-2011, 08:16 AM   #987
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2213 making me pimp number 446
I have my 2213's basket removed and replaced it with lattice. It gives more room for medias and no by pass.
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Old 01-15-2011, 12:46 PM   #988
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Yeah, but mine is NEW.

It least it's not a $30,000 new car messing up. That happens too. Nothing is perfect.

Most Eheim owners will tell you it's pretty unusual to have problems let alone on a new one.

Check the impeller and make sure nothing got into it. Han's might have had a few cold ones while putting this one together.
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Old 01-15-2011, 06:14 PM   #989
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I'll join too. I have the ff:

- 2 x Eheim 2226
- 1 x Eheim 2028
- 2x Eheim 2228
- surface extractor
- Eheim automatic feeder
- Eheim internal filter big & small
- An Eheim classic older than the 2217. I have to find the model number on it. It has the motor exposed on it.

Didn't notice till now that i have that much eheim stuff already....lol...

Does this make me Eheim pimp club member #451? :-)
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Old 01-15-2011, 07:11 PM   #990
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I say this with no lewd intentions: lube rocks! Sprayed everything with the über expensive Eheim lube and now the hum is almost imperceptible. *insert happy dance here* I suppose this makes me Eheim pimp # 452.
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