Question about Saniflo SaniPlus-Round SaniPlus Macerator Toilet with Round Bowl

1 Answer

Helicopter starting :)

We moved into a flat which uses the Saniflo Saniplus. The motor started to go on for a longer period of time after flushing or using the bath. It wasn't so loud and long before. Also when we take a shower it starts normally but stops after some time and then the water stays in the bathtub. It starts after cca 15mins again.
Could there be some problems with the motor? Do we need a professional service or can we solve this problem our-selves?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 3 Answers

Could be the thermal trip on the motor. Suggest you remove the lid and clean out any buildups inside. check for for a jam,around the blades like a tampon. Careful - they are very sharp!

Posted on Nov 05, 2009

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,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that 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.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

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

I have a saniplus. hums constantly, no longer spins when flush toilet/run taps etc. Water just sits there and slowly empties overnight - gravity?


Could be an obstruction in the blade, impeller or the discharge line. Also the starting capacitor may have gone bad and is not keeping up with the head pressure, it may need to be replaced. But i would suggest inspectin the unit first for any obstructions.

Sep 25, 2012 | Saniflo SaniPlus-Round SaniPlus Macerator...

1 Answer

Think my young son put somthing down the toilet filled up with watre wont flush but hums intermitently


Definitely there is an obstruction on the blade or impeller inside the pump casing. Pry open the lid using a flat head screwdriver and remove the motor with pressure chamber out of the pump csing as one piece. Once the motor is out inspect the blade (on top of motor) and the impeller which is at the bottom of the motor. Also the starting capacitor may have seized up. If the capacitor goes bad it tend to hum and not pump any waste out.

May 24, 2011 | Saniflo SaniPlus-Round SaniPlus Macerator...

2 Answers

AAV for saniflo.


You cannot use a cheater, studdor or mechanical vent or an AAV on any Saniflo product. As they are considered one way vents, they only allow air to flow one way. Saniflo pumps must have an 1 1/2" vent pipe vented to the open air, air must flow in and out of the vent pipe at all times, otherwise the pump will short cycle and the solids will not leave the toilet. You will have to flush it several times to get rid of the waste and eventually the motor will go bad. Make sure is vented properly.

Jun 06, 2010 | Saniflo 002/005/007 Saniplus Toilet with...

3 Answers

Saniflo Saniplus won't stop pumping


is it pumping against gravity? if so there is a non-return flap in the outlet spigot could be stuck or worn.

Apr 10, 2010 | Saniflo & Saniplus& Macerator Pump

1 Answer

It starts up before I flush!


is your saniplus connected to a shower or hand basin. if so - some water could be getting into the saniplus while you are on it and causing the unit to operate while you are "on the bowl". dripping taps / valves or a "leaky" toilet cistern are the most likely sources.

Dec 04, 2009 | Saniflo 002/005/007 Saniplus Toilet with...

1 Answer

One time flush is never enough (suniplus noisy)


needs a damn good clean - see my other posts. Dont let your landlord fob you off - or one day you will flush the loo and nothing will happen - then it gets messy.

Sep 14, 2009 | Saniflo & Saniplus& Macerator Pump

1 Answer

System not flushing and motor cut out.


Motor may have been jammed and notw burned out.

May 29, 2009 | Saniflo SaniPlus-Round SaniPlus Macerator...

1 Answer

Saniflo works in short burst when not flushed eg in night


Sound to me that the toilet is over filling and in doing so water will over flow down the pan. This is definately what I would check first!

Jan 27, 2009 | Saniflo & Saniplus& Macerator Pump

4 Answers

My saniflo toilet wont flush


I think a small plastic item has dropped into my saniflo toilet it keeps maing a loud noise evey few minutes. hat should I do

Nov 15, 2008 | Saniflo SaniPlus-Round SaniPlus Macerator...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Saniflo SaniPlus-Round SaniPlus Macerator Toilet with Round Bowl Logo

306 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Saniflo Home Experts

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

15478 Answers

paulcarew

Level 3 Expert

2458 Answers

Donni Steen

Level 3 Expert

659 Answers

Are you a Saniflo Home Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...