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    Just wondering what priming a filter means,I heard the word being used on the internet.
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    Starting it off with water in it and not dry. Canister may have a different meaning such as using a prime button to pull the water in and the air out.

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    priming means filling the filter with water so it can run easily.
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    i thought i had bought a broken filter once but my brother told me about priming them and he just filled it with water and let some of the water get into the area around where the motor is and it started working!

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    So do you have to do priming on a internal filter such as the aquaone Maxi 101F
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    No, you don't have to prime submersibles. Once they go under the water, they're basically full of water straight away.
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    my tank is a 30 gallon us need help and advice to stock with fish

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