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How do we open our gunite swimming pool? We have a Pentair

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How do we open our gunite swimming pool? We have a Pentair intelliflo variable speed pump plus a Pentair booster pump, a Pentair sand filter and AquaCal heatwave super quiet pump. Used antifreeze in the lines. Cover is off and water level is normal. We usually have someone to open for us, but wanted to try and do ourselves. This is our 2nd full summer with the pool. Thanks.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pool and Spa
Expert:  tomen99 replied 1 year ago.
I don't know the schematics of your whole situation. If you have primed your pump in the past it should be as simple as turning it on and balancing chemicals. I would recommend starting with back washing your filter before starting filtration.