Cleaned off the top of the cover, pushed the button to open the automatic cover, replaced the plugs with eyeball jets, had the DW get a few leaves out of the pool, replaced the pump and filter plugs, turned on the pump did a little priming and everything came on and I was Happy, Happy, Happy!!!
I am gonna let the floor cleaner run and see what vacuuming I will have left.
First numbers-drum roll please...
I could swim today...if the water wasn't 55 degrees.
Kudos to this forum. I'm starting to get this stuff figured out..