5-stage aquarium power filter with new, enhanced filtration features
Outstanding mechanical, chemical, biological, and wet/dry filtration
LED Indicator light flashes when its time to replace dirty cartridges
High-performance hang-on aquarium power filter boasts more filtration stages PLUS a LED Cartridge Change indicator light to ensure optimal filter performance. Aqueon QuietFlow 10 LED PRO Power Filter features advanced 5-stage filtration to remove more aquarium pollutants. LED indicator flashes when dirty, clogged cartridge needs replacement.
Aqueon QuietFlow10 LED PRO Power Filter employs MEDIUM Aqueon Filter Cartridges featuring dense floss material that covers both sides of the filter cartridge to trap more particle and debris for optimal mechanical filtration. Easy-to-replace filter cartridge contains 25% more activated carbon than the leading brands to effectively remove dissolved organic waste materials.
Aqueon QuietFlow10 LED PRO Power Filter features a Bio-Media Grid that augments the Bio-Holster biological filtration grid for non-stop elimination of toxic ammonia and nitrite. Enhanced Bio-Media Grid also allows convenient placement of a Specialty Filter Pad for "super charged" aquarium water with higher water quality and clarity. Internal auto-start pump allows quick start up and virtually silent operation. For use in fresh or saltwater aquariums.
FiveStage Advanced Filtration System Stage 1
Dense floss removes particles and debris. Stage 2
Activated carbon removes toxins, orders and discoloration. Stage 3
Patented Bio-Holster™ removes toxic ammonia and nitrites. Stage 4
Bio-Media Grid removes additional toxins while adding oxygen for more active fish. It also reduces splashing and makes water return exceptionally quiet. Stage 5
Specialty Filter Pad provides another stage of water treatment before water returns to the aquarium.
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Aqueon QuietFlow LED PRO Power Filter is equipped with an Led Cartridge Change Indicator. This unique patented feature provides an easy visual indicator when it's time to replace the filter cartridge. When the filter cartridge(s) become fully clogged with debris, the water level rises within the filter. The higher water level means the filter cartridge needs to be replaced. The clogged filter cartridge triggers the LED Cartridge Change Indicator to begin flashing and is your visual signal to change the filter cartridge. Simply replace the cartridge(s) by following the instructions listed. Once the new cartridge has been installed the LED Cartridge Change Indicator will stop flashing.
Installation/Operation STEP 1
Check filter for any signs of shipping damage. If damaged, do not operate and return to place of purchase. STEP 2
Remove new cartridge from bag(s) and rinse under cold water to remove carbon dust. STEP 3
Install cartridge. Note: Biological cartridge Holster and cartridge must face forward. Both are labeled "FRONT." STEP 4
If the Pump is already assembled, check the correct position of it. If the supplied pump is not assembled, follow the instructions to attach it:
Insert the Pump.
Check the Hook.
Insert the Power Cord.
Install filter on tank.
Fill tank with water up to 1 inch from the tank's top edge.
Plug Power Cord into household receptacle. (Remember to incorporate a "Drip Loop" when plugging in the filter.) Filter will begin to draw water from the tank and pump water into the filter and through the cartridge and finally return the water back into the tank.
Top off aquarium water level to outside bottom edge of top frame.
Filter Cartridge should be replaced monthly or when LED Indicator starts to flash. STEP 1
Using the Finger Tab on Cartridge, remove the used Cartridge from filter and discard. STEP 2
Remove new cartridge from bag and rinse under cold water to remove carbon dust. STEP 3
Install new cartridge and replace cover. STEP 4
If the LED indicator continues to flash after the cartridge(s) have been changed, check to make sure moisture has not accumulated in the metal contact area on the underside of the cover. If moisture is present, wipe it dry and replace cover.
NOTE: Do not discard Biological Cartridge Holster. At time of cartridge replacement, rinse Biological Cartridge Holster in water taken from your aquarium. Do not rinse Holster in tap water and do not use cleaners to clean.
Pump STEP 1
Unplug filter and remove from aquarium. STEP 2
Carefully remove Filter Tube from Filter Tube Plate. STEP 3
Carefully remove Filter Pump from filter Body by pressing the Release Tab. STEP 4
Separate and clean all parts including Impeller. STEP 5
Rinse thoroughly and reinstall.
Specialty Filter Pad
Specialty Filter Pads should be replaced every 2-3 weeks. Replacement pads are sold separately - Carbon, Ammonia Reducer, and Phosphate Remover. STEP 1
Remove aquarium Filter Cover. STEP 2
Remove Bio-Media Grid from filter by pulling upward on the tab. STEP 3
Remove Specialty Filter Pad and discard. STEP 4
Insert new Specialty Filter Pad into Bio-Media Grid.
NOTE: Do not discard Bio-Media Grid. At time of Specialty Filter Pad replacement, rinse Bio-Media Grid in water taken from your aquarium. Do not rinse Bio-Media Grid in tap water and do not use cleaners to clean.
Installing LED Cartridge Change Indicator Batteries STEP 1
Remove Filter Cover. STEP 2
Locate LED Battery Chamber. STEP 3
With Battery Charger facing upwards, remove "PULL" tab from between batteries; this will activate them. Make sure the white plastic ribbon is underneath the batteries. Placing the ribbon underneath the batteries will make battery removal easy when its time to replace them. When installing the batteries, please make sure the contact points (+/-) are facing the correct way. STEP 4
Return LED Battery Chamber into Filter Cover; please be sure the contact points are aligned correctly. STEP 5
Return Filter Cover to Filter Housing.
Replacing the LED Cartridge Change Indicator Batteries STEP 1
Remove Batteries STEP 2
Pull LED Battery Chamber from Cover. STEP 3
Use the plastic ribbon to remove batteries by pulling upward on ribbon. Batteries should pop out easily. STEP 4
Place new batteries on top of the ribbon, install new batteries. Make sure the contact surfaces (+/-) are facing the correct way. STEP 5
Reinsert Battery Chamber into Filter Cover STEP 6
Place filter Cover on Housing.
Welcome to Aqueon, the place where everything is "all about the fish".
Developed by true aquatic hobbyists, Aqueon is the first single brand to provide a broad array of aquarium solutions. From their inception, Aqueon products have one goal in mind, "What is best for the health and well-being of fish and aquatic life." What this means to you is that no detail has been overlooked. Foods are made with premium natural ingredients, power filters provide four-stage filtration to ensure crystal clear water, and heaters are accurate within +/-1°F. These are just a few of the examples of what makes Aqueon different.
These are also the little things that will make your life easier when keeping an aquarium and in turn keep you wet friends happy and healthy. Because with Aqueon, "It's all about the fish".
Which aquarium filter is right for you? Today's aquarium filters include undergravel filters, power filters, canister filters, wet/dry filters, and internal filters. Read more to make the smart aquarium filter choice.
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Please note: Return of electrical equipment to Drs. Foster & Smith for exchange or refund is limited to 60 days from the date of purchase. Beyond 60 days, please contact the manufacturer for repair or replacement as covered by the manufacturer's warranty.
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