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asked in category: General Last Updated: 15th January, 2020

How long can you leave Sentinel x400 in the system?

Sentinel X400 needs to be circulated in the system for a minimum of two hours at operating temperature, but can be left circulating for up to 4 weeks in heavily fouled systems.

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Likewise, how long can I leave fernox f3 in system?

Fernox Cleaner F3 should ideally circulate around the system for at least one hour, or up to a week, after which it should be drained out and the system flushed/ cleaned before adding Fernox Protector F1 or Filter Fluid + Protector together with a Fernox TF1 Filter to protect the system from further corrosion and scale

Furthermore, how long can you leave x800 in system? X800 2-3 hours X400 up to two weeks, it can cause problems if left in to long.

In this manner, how long can you leave central heating cleaner in?

Fernox Cleaner F3 or Cleaner F5 should be added to system water and circulated hot for at least one hour after which the system must be drained and flushed until the water runs clear. The cleaning time can be extended to up to one week for systems which suffer from hardened iron oxides and limescale.

How much Sentinel x400 do I need?

1 litre, 1 300ml aerosol or 1 275ml tube of Sentinel X400 High Performance Cleaner is sufficient to treat a typical domestic system of up to 10 radiators. Larger systems should be dosed with twice this amount.

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