Diffuser leakage

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    Hello all

    Hope someone can help me.
    Bought this diffuser was working good yesterday and today its leaking by the elbow can figure out how to stop the leakage.
    Its leaking where the elbows connects into the diffuser

    Thanx

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    Superglue and bicarbonate of soda ... wet with superglue, sprinkle bicarbonate .. repeat as needed.

    Careful that the first wetting does not block the tube. DO NOT INHALE .... :alien:

    hmm think it is OK to submerge this once the superglue has cured .... not 100% sure about he bicarbonate ... should be ok, maybe ..
     
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    Is the liquid form of pvc cement safe to use in aquarium once it has dried up?
     
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    not sure if it will stick / weld your plastic - safe .. hmm you could always leave it it some water for a few days to flush it if you have a concern.
     
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    logic comes to mind as to why you don't take it back for a replacement unless it was not bought locally
     
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    It was not bought locally

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    Then i will stick to superglue method thnx
     

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