Is it mean that this pump is bad Question

  1. ikkoo

    ikkoo Member Member

    I saw this brown patches look like been burnt near the pump. The pump itself is still working. Does this mean the pump is bad? I don't know whether it's pumping hot air.

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  2. matsungit

    matsungit Well Known Member Member

    You mean an air pump right? Check for warping or any deformity. Check if there are any cracks or if the plastic is brittle. When in operation check if it's very hot. The fish will be fine. The bigger concern is that if it will cause a fire.