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Cloudy water tank. can't tell when it is full

How do I know how much water to put in without overfilling it?

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Fill it with a solution of distilled water and white vinegar and let it soak for 24 hours. Then rinse it out a few times with distilled water and only use distilled water going forward.

Posted on Mar 29, 2014

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or tech service: service@californiaelectricservice.com

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