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post #1 of 21
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Hye all,

I just installed my new WC loop. and it has been running for sometime now, atleaast 24h. (interrupted) But I can still hear air bubble go around in my loop (atleast thats what I am think).

What would be the best way to be entirely sure that there isnt any air left in the loop?

Thanks in advance,

Rex
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post #2 of 21
A drop of dishwasher soap clears it right up.
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post #3 of 21
Keep turning pump on and off like evry 2min to let the air escape and tilt the case abit
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post #4 of 21
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Oke

But doesnt my pomp create foam then? by mixing the soap with the water.

-Rex
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post #5 of 21
While everything is running, gently rock the case back and forth, left to right. This will cause the air to eventual escape to the reservoir.
post #6 of 21
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Originally Posted by Xraven771 View Post
Keep turning pump on and off like evry 2min to let the air escape and tilt the case abit
This! Don't use any soap....
    
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post #7 of 21
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Oke

But doesnt my pomp create foam then? by mixing the soap with the water.

-Rex
No, not if you put a 2-3 drops. You will be amazed how quickly it works. I was waiting for 3 days for my loop to clear and as soon as I added 2 drops of Dawn it cleared instantaneously; it's great at getting all the small bubbles that are stuck inside the waterblocks.
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post #8 of 21
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Originally Posted by Rexel View Post
Oke

But doesnt my pomp create foam then? by mixing the soap with the water.

-Rex
if you just use a small drop it shouldn't make too much foam. the way i understand it is the suds muffle/ silence the air going through your loop as well as absorbing the air bubbles.
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post #9 of 21
wow some great advise here lol
@ OP just start tilting the unit to the side ,turning pump of/on ,pinching tube,bumping pump,...
don't add anything to your water/liquid
    
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post #10 of 21
how? whats theory behind adding a drop of dawn?
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