FAQ – Saniflo Problems – Help In Dublin
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Below we have provided a list of real common problems with a solution to those problems. These are based on the work that we do every day from real experiences.
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A Saniflo Macerator will give you years of good service if used correctly and not misused in any way. We have read many forums over the years and some users will say, don’t buy a Saniflo there unreliable, they don’t work properly, there a lot of hassle, they get blocked etc. They are none of these things, they are good well made quality macerators and top of the range.
Water Comes Out Of The Air Vent When Flushing
The most common reason for this to happen is because on the lid the inlet pipe which is inserted in to the pump outlet has shrunk in diameter, this is because too much toilet cleaning chemicals have been used in the past. Another possible reason is that the saniflo box is full of waste materials and not leaving enough room for water, the box would need removing and cleaned out by hand.
My Saniflo Starts Intermittently
This could be due to water leaking in to the Saniflo from tap’s, water overflowing from a cistern or boiler or the most common problem is a defective membrane and switch this can be repaired quite easily. If in Dublin or Leinster, Call us For Help.
My Saniflo Keeps Running Wont Switch Off.
This could be due to a blockage in the waste pipe and the machine not clearing and because the Saniflo is full of water it wont switch off until it is empty or the switch and the membrane are defective and need changing, get this inspected as soon as possible switch the machine off, don’t leave it running as it will overheat and burn out, this can be repaired quite easily. If in Dublin or Leinster, Call us For Help.
Water is Backing Up In My Shower or Bath.
This can be caused by a Blocked Saniflo which needs cleaning, a blockage in the external waste pipe or a worn or jammed motor which is not turning fast enough to pump out the waste, get the machine inspected as soon as possible, this can be repaired. If in Dublin or Leinster, Call us For Help.
My Electrics Keep Tripping Blowing Fusing.
This is normally due to a worn motor and water getting in to it or you have loose wiring, get this inspected as soon as possible. If all the electrical connections are fine it’s most likely the motor is worn out another reason could be you have the wrong fuse, you will need a 13amp for older models and 5amp fuse for the newer models. If in Dublin or Leinster, Call us For Help.
My Saniflo is Buzzing Humming.
There are a few reasons for this, the capacitor has blown due to overloading, the motor is jammed by a foreign object or the motor is worn out and cant turn, if it’s one of the first two they can be repaired if the motor has failed you will need a new Saniflo. Get the machine inspected as soon as possible. If in Dublin or Leinster, Call us For Help.
My Saniflo is Vibrating Shuddering Rattling.
This is normally due to a foreign object being caught on the macerator blade and throwing the machine off balance whilst it is in operation, get the macerator repaired as soon as possible. If in Dublin or Leinster, Call us For Help.
My Saniflo is Leaking.
There are a number of reasons for this happening, if a macerator has a foreign object caught on the blade the pump cant spin fast enough to clear the waste water and can sometimes leak out of the air vent on the top of the Saniflo. Another reason can be if the lid of the Saniflo has been removed in the past and not been put back properly water can leak out of the box while it is in operation. There could be a leak actually coming from the toilet, leaking on to the Saniflo and making it appear there’s a fault with it. Get the machine inspected as soon as possible as water can cause substantial damage. If in Dublin or Leinster, Call us For Help.
My Saniflo is Noisy.
This is normally due to a foreign object like sanitary products, wipes, cotton buds etc being thrown in to the toilet and catching on the macerating blade as it is turning this can be cured by by having these items removed. A motor can also be noisy and make a knocking noise if it has come to the end of it’s natural working life, foreign objects can drastically reduce a motors lifespan. Get the machine repaired as soon as possible. If in Dublin or Leinster, Call us For Help.