Wanted: UPLIFT pump, cape town

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  1. 4age

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    Hi guys..I'm looking for a nice uplift pump for my 2m..my OR3500 gave me problems earlier.On a budget..but wud prefer a good brand 2nd hand.need urgently.
     
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  3. Suhayl

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    The guy you wanted to buy the top up from had a good quality Askoll 3500L pump.
     
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    what was the problem with the OR3500? maybe it can be fixed?
     
  5. 4age

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    @Leslie...it just gave in yesterday..i put the plug switch off and when i put it on the pump just stopped working. when i put it on the impellor does move but its almost like the pump is in reverse,,but not as powerful..sounds weird but hard to explain

    i would like to repair the pump as im happy with the power consumption on it...but not sure what the problem is...the impellor is still in good condition...wonder if the pump internals are stuffed...anyone know who i can send the pump to in cape town?
     
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  6. Indrin

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    I got a pump for sale o848941882 endrin
     
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    Rather edit your post and send your number via PM
     
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    Hi Indrin..did you perhaps keep tanganyikan cichlids before? if so, im sure we have met when you were in cape town
     
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    Sorry bru I'm from durbs
     
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    Do u know how to remove a mantis shriimp,its a nuisance
     
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