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I have a Hayward sand filter on my pool keep out the waste.
I have a Hayward sand filter on my pool keep out the waste … read more
Poolservice123
Poolservice123
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Have an in-ground pool filter, Hayward vari-flo XL that has
Have an in-ground pool filter, Hayward vari-flo XL that has a six-position valve (120A30 model 14TI) that needs a gasket replacement to stop leakage through the valve to waste while positioned to filt… read more
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Poolservice123
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Pump is priming and water is going through filter and into
Pump is priming and water is going through filter and into pool, however a large amount of water is exiting the waste pipe even though the Hayward Vari flow valve is set on filter and not on waste. Th… read more
Poolservice123
Poolservice123
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Associate Degree
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I have a Hayward multipart valve SPX0710X32. When I
I have a Hayward multipart valve SPX0710X32. When I backwash, sand comes out of the outlet into the pool. What could be wrong? … read more
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David Bowden
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I have a pool leak - in ground vinly lined. Only leaks when
Hey i have a pool leak - in ground vinly lined. Only leaks when pump is running. level stops at top of skimmer - skimmer does not empty completely. no obvious water anywhere near equipment etc. Intern… read more
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Fix my Pool and Spa
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We initially we had our filter set on 'waste' and the water
We initially we had our filter set on 'waste' and the water flowed out onto the yard ok. Then we put it back on 'filter' and is now leaking water into the yard as well as filtering water back into the… read more
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Poolservice123
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We have a hayward S-244T Sand filter... !. after we vacuum
!. after we vacuum to waste we seem to accumulate sand afterwards 2. The vari-flow valve does not seem to work completely on the setting, it leaks. … read more
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James Inch
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Have a Hayward pool sand filter. For 2 years it has been
Have a Hayward pool sand filter. For 2 years it has been dumping sand into the pool, I took the filter apart last year and checked all the laterals and found nothing wrong, took the entire lateral ass… read more
Phil
Phil
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Purchased hayward 1HP pump to replace old lomart 1 HP Have a
purchased hayward 1HP pump to replace old lomart 1 HP Have a Lomart Spectra 3 sand filter. Gpm seems too high for filter. Causes pressure leak around filter 0-ring gasket when vacuuming. New o- ring .… read more
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Fix my Pool and Spa
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My boss has asked me to look at his pool filter to see if I
My boss has asked me to look at his pool filter to see if I can figure out why it spews water up the skimmer basket and bottom drain when you turn it off by the electrical switch. Works fine otherwise… read more
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Fix my Pool and Spa
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i am getting sand on the bottom of my inground pool . I have
i am getting sand on the bottom of my inground pool . I have replaced the pipe and the latteral assembly as recomended by my local pool store. Is there something else I should try? Filter is a hayward… read more
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Poolservice123
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I was vacuuming my 17X35 inground pool a couple weeks ago,
I was vacuuming my 17X35 inground pool a couple weeks ago, using the suction from my 1HP Hayward pump, on WASTE, when the wind blew the door closed, completely blocking my waste hose, for a couple of … read more
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answersmadeeasy
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This is my second attempt to rectify the problem of my pool
This is my second attempt to rectify the problem of my pool leaking. I will try to reinterate as best I can. MY INGROUND POOL IS LEAKING!!! I need this fixed as soon as possible. I think the problem i… read more
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poolguy810
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This is my 3rd message to you today. All 3 questions are in
This is my 3rd message to you today. All 3 questions are in regard to the same thing - MY INGROUND POOL IS LEAKING!!! I need this fixed as soon as possible. I think the problem is that I have to repla… read more
Stephen Cutler
Stephen Cutler
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Thank you I found a Pentair VT intel 3 hp variable Pump
Thank you I found a Pentair VF smart intel 3 hp variable Pump ( this pump is self adjusting flow and will run with my head) as I was unable To find any variable pumps at 1 hp Next question ? What size… read more
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Why did my Hayward S 240 shoot its sand into my pool Why
Why did my Hayward S 240 shoot its sand into my pool? Why does my pool filter leak from the backwash hose while running?… read more
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poolguy810
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Last winter, I bought a house in with an inground poolIt has
Last winter, I bought a house in with an inground poolIt has a Heyward sand filter. I was having a problem with the filter blowing sand back into the pool (water is fairly clear). I took the sand out … read more
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Hello I have a new 2 month installed inground - indoor pool
Hello I have a new 2 month installed inground - indoor pool that has a Hayward s220t sand filter. I did not use the No. 20 Silica Sand as recommended. A local pool guy recommended using a zonolite (or… read more
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