Filter Housing Vibration


Old 11-09-14, 11:46 AM
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Question Filter Housing Vibration

Hello. I recently installed this Omni Filter Housing using pex. ( Soon after installation we noticed a noise coming from it. (It's in a closet.). The housing vibrates and creates a loud humming/moaning sound. I've bled the air from it. We drained the pipes of water and refilled them. We ran all the water inside and outside to remove air. The sound is still there. I can bypass the filter, and the sound is I'm fairly certain it has to be the filter. (There's a carbon filter installed.) The house is only two years old. Are there any ideas as to why the filter/housing would vibrate and make noise? Any advice would be appreciated.
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Old 11-09-14, 01:35 PM
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Is the filter hooked up backwards? Most likely it would not be the cause but you never know. It sounds like you have some air trapped in it somewhere. No sure how you would get it out of there. Can you post a pic?
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I ended up shoving some scotch-brite between the wall and the pex pipe. That seemed to take care of the vibration. It's not pretty, but it's hidden away in a closet anyway. No more noise =

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