Question about Aerogrow AeroGarden

2 Answers

AREOGEADEN PUMP WILL NOT START BACK UP AFTER NEW PLANTING. tHE CONTACTS ON THE LIGHT STEM SEEM TO BE CARRODING AND ARE GREEN LIKE AN OLD BATTERY. I TRIED TO SCRAPE THEM BUT IT DID NOT WORK. i CANNOT GET THE PUMP TO START UP AGAIN.

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 4 Answers

You can clean the bowl/basecontacts with a baking soda and vinegar. Then make sure the connection is secure when you placing the bowl. If the pump does not work after that contact Aerogrow for a replacment pump.

Posted on Dec 17, 2009

Ad
  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

    Champion:

    An expert who has answered 200 questions.

  • Expert
  • 404 Answers

Give it a light tap while turned on

Posted on Jun 13, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My sanyo vps-s1414 camera seems to shutdown when I take pictures - i take a picture and the lcd screen goes blank and the green light showing the camera is on goes off but the lens stays out. I have to...


1. Try cleaning the battery contacts inside the battery compartment.
2. Try removing the media card, then turn on camera. If its ok, then you have a bad media card, try formatting the media card.

Jul 31, 2011 | Cameras

1 Answer

This is my third year now, but this time the AREOGEADEN PUMP WILL NOT START BACK UP unless I readjust the water bowl every morning and the water level low light is always blinking day and night. Please...


Hi, fishypete here.

There's a float and a magnetic switch in the fill tube; it's probably blocked by a bit of debris or a root and keeping the switch from accurately indicating a low water condition, producing the constant blinking.

The pump issue could be a few things.
1. the pump may be failing. It's a small magnetic drive pump, and the impeller (the small shaft with a rotating plastic blade inside the motor) may have worn out. Usually you can tell if you have a motor that requires a few taps on it to get it running.
2. the electrical contacts that connect at the back of the bowl and the lamp arm might be dirty, or not connecting properly. Jostling the unit may be getting it to connect.
3. certain models cycle the pump and it might be in the off position. I assume you've noticed it going on and off if you have that model, so I'm assuming this is not the problem.
4. the pump will eventually fail and need replacing. If this one is 3 years old that may be the problem. Properly cleaning the impeller regularly will keep it working the longest, but these types of pumps have a limited lifespan because the run nearly constantly and heat and wear attack the epoxy encapsulated motor, the shaft/impeller, and the walls of the impeller well.

Hope this helps,

fishypete

Feb 11, 2011 | Aerogrow AeroGarden

1 Answer

New watch - how to start it - battery?


mcdevito75 here, Brand new watch. If it has a stem, (winder) look for a small piece of plastic between the stem and case, remove this piece of plastic and push down the stem to start your watch. If your watch is all buttons, look for a small plastic tab on the back cover, remove this plastic tab and your watch will start.

Sep 20, 2010 | Adidas Response Light Twin watch #ADP1701...

2 Answers

Battery charger red light on, and two min. green charges light comes on. But the battery is still flat. Is there a fix or throw it away


1.) take battery out. no charge cables connected.
2.) bend battery contacts up slightly
3.) place battery in at an angle, so that 4 contact leads are touching, but the metal backing of the batery is not touching the contacts that I had just raised
4.) click the 4 contacts together back and forth repeatedly, at a quick pace (about 2-3 times every second.)
5.) what a relief to see the amber light come on! Place the battery completely in, close cover, press power button, and happy to see the green light and a boot =)

Sep 14, 2009 | Google Android

2 Answers

Battery light won't stop blinking green-orange-orange-orange-orange. Battery works fine, and the blinking keeps going even when plugged in.


Impending battery failure. System has detected a fault (May have weak cell or something) so eventually, a new battery

Sep 05, 2009 | Dell Latitude C400 Notebook

1 Answer

Dell Inspiron 2200 won't start


First thing I would try is to unplug the machine, remove the battery and clean the contacts on the battery and in the battery housing with a pencil eraser. Blow out the shavings and reinstall battery - the way it sounds is that there may be dirt or corrosion causing an interference between the computer and battery contacts - for charging and powering up.

Feb 01, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 2200 Notebook

1 Answer

Men's Timex Indiglo large face watch battery problem.


Remove the battery and check the contacts at the bottom of the cavity to be sure they haven't gotten mashed flat. The cell should seat firmly in the cavity, not just rest in it. Be sure the back is seated firmly.

Feb 19, 2018 | Timex Expedition 40141 Wristwatch

2 Answers

Battery indictes low and turns off


I replaced the battery on my TomTom 910 and still no improvement so eventually sprayed the contacts with switch cleaner. Now, no problem. Probably didn't need to replace the battery.

If you unit is outside guarantee then this is worth trying. Might be as well to detach the battery and all other power supplies until the switch cleaner has dried.

Another possible problem is the rubber gromit which forces the contacts to make contact. You could replace this with a bit of rubber from a pencil.

Hope this helps you.

CHRIS

Oct 23, 2007 | Tomtom GO 910

4 Answers

ICOM IC-F11


Bad battery, Buy new one on ebay. Carl

May 17, 2007 | ICOM Informatique Icom IC-F11 5W 16ch VHF...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Aerogrow AeroGarden Logo

Related Topics:

980 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Aerogrow Garden Experts

Dennis Key
Dennis Key

Level 3 Expert

2478 Answers

roeb

Level 3 Expert

708 Answers

john h

Level 3 Expert

15190 Answers

Are you an Aerogrow Garden Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...