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    Cloudy Pool - help?

    Our pool is suddenly cloudy. I can't figure out why. Here's the chemical counts:

    CYA 40
    CC .5
    FC 4.5
    pH 7.6
    TA 80
    Salt 3400

    We've had our pool for four years and these chemical numbers have always been good. Any ideas?
    Chesterfield, MO
    In Ground vinyl liner pool
    - Lagoon Shape - 40'x30'x20'
    - Intelliflo VS Pump
    - Intellichlor Salt System
    - Triton II Sand Filter
    - Pentair MasterTemp Heater
    - EZ Touch Controller
    - Faux stone water feature with sheer descents
    - Turbo twister slide

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    Re: Cloudy Pool - help?

    It may be a typo but is your

    Free Chlorine 0
    TC 4.5

    that would mean your CC is 4.5 and you have no free chlorine

    If so, SLAM is in your future

    I hope this helps
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    Re: Cloudy Pool - help?

    You are right. Typo. I edited. Sorry!
    Chesterfield, MO
    In Ground vinyl liner pool
    - Lagoon Shape - 40'x30'x20'
    - Intelliflo VS Pump
    - Intellichlor Salt System
    - Triton II Sand Filter
    - Pentair MasterTemp Heater
    - EZ Touch Controller
    - Faux stone water feature with sheer descents
    - Turbo twister slide

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    Re: Cloudy Pool - help?

    No issues

    you can wait till tonight and do an OCLT and see if you have algae breakout coming

    or you could just start a SLAM today, do a OCLT tonight, if you are good and don't lose anything overnight and the cloudiness goes away let it drift down

    How does that sound
    Pool: Intex 16x32 15000 gal, 2 speed 340042, Pentair CC320 Filter, CircuPool SJ45 Salt System, Intermatic PE653RC; Hot Tub: 650 Gal SWG Megachlor
    links: pool school * Recommended-Levels * SLAM * CYA chart * Test kits * How To Post Pictures * Poolmath * OCLT ** Support your website if we helped you :) **

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    Re: Cloudy Pool - help?

    Thanks! Started slam about an hour ago.
    Chesterfield, MO
    In Ground vinyl liner pool
    - Lagoon Shape - 40'x30'x20'
    - Intelliflo VS Pump
    - Intellichlor Salt System
    - Triton II Sand Filter
    - Pentair MasterTemp Heater
    - EZ Touch Controller
    - Faux stone water feature with sheer descents
    - Turbo twister slide

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