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Gurgling sound I Have a Bionaire W9U humidifier thats making a gurgling sound. We havent used it in about 3 yrs ( Vinegar ?)

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  • amblerjl May 11, 2010

    I have a W-6 with two tanks and it has gurgled from day one. It is the water and air exchanging places. Water going out of the tank and air going in. That is how it is suppose to work. The tank has a sort of vaccuum in it which allows the water to go out a slow rate and air to replace it thus the gurgling noise. I guess some units are more quite then others. Mine acutally sounds like my cat barfing up a hair ball.

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The gurgling noise is the water going into the base. since you haven't used it in so long your going to hear some weird noises at first then they should go away. but before using it make sure that all dust particals and everything is cleaned. if you have any more problems please let us know.

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