AIO help! Rear chambers are emptying out (return pump one)

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I have used the same floss for two months and it was working great. I may have the floss packed in too tight? Maybe cut it shorter allow a gap in the back?
is this an intank problem?
Prob packed too tight or something is obstructing weir I’ve had GHA stop weir from draining water
 

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I have used the same floss for two months and it was working great. I may have the floss packed in too tight? Maybe cut it shorter allow a gap in the back?
is this an intank problem?
So this happened right after you changed the floss? If you were using the same floss for 2 months and you hadn't changed it yet It will definitely alter how much slow goes through it as time goes on and it picks up sediment inadvertently increasing the water level in your tank.
Using filter floss (the loose stuff you buy in big bags like animal stuffing), It is very difficult to get the same amount of floss per inch and density that you were using last time you changed, It might be worth looking into a bonded filter pad like the one lifeguard sells. It's what I used to use before I ran out and and currently using what's left of my filter floss. It's nice because it's the same consistency all the way through so all you have to do is cut a square of it to fit the size of the chamber you trying to filter. If it's not thick enough or doesn't block enough for you you can always double it up as well.
 

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