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    May 2013
    Fort Lauderdale, FL

    Lights are out of sync...

    Hello all...

    Here's a great question for you wonderfully intelligent folks:

    I've been in the midst of SLAMing (SWG broke, which is a whole other issue) and one evening while brushing I noticed my two in-water lights were no longer synchronizing colors.

    One lamp is in the deep end of the pool. The other lamp is in the spa. They had always been on the same color at the same time, whether they were set to one color or were set to rotate through all the colors.

    Any idea what would cause this?

    Thanks, in advance!!
    11,800 gallon diamond-brite in-ground pool with second-level 5 ft. diameter spa.
    Jandy DEV48 D.E. filter / Jandy AquaPure 700 SWG with AquaLink RS and PDA Controls
    Jandy Stealth SHMP 1.5 pump / Jandy EEiT EE2000T Solar/Electric Heater.
    TF-100 Test Kit with Taylor K-1766 Salt Test
    Pool is inside a screened enclosure in South Florida.

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    Mike_W's Avatar
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    Aug 2011
    Orange County, California

    Re: Lights are out of sync...

    A couple of quick questions.
    What model lights are they?
    Other than being out of sync - do they look the same? That is, do they both cycle through their colors with the same sequence?
    ~17' x 34' IG pool with attached spa - 20500 gallons - Gunite with a "pebblesheen"-ish finish
    Jandy iAqualink with iPad and Jandy PDA remote - Pentair IntelliFlo VS 11018 Pump
    AquaRite SWCG - Pentair SMBW 4060 DE Filter - Really Old Raypak heater
    "Wall-E" an Arneson-Hayward Navigator - A couple of Jandy/Zodiac WaterColors LED Lights - Blue-White F-1000 Flow meter

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    aussieta's Avatar
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    Jan 2014
    Langwarrin, Victoria, Australia

    Re: Lights are out of sync...

    lights often go out of sync there is usually a mode where they re-sync themselves
    on mine turn lights on will be blue
    turn off then back on immediately (less than one second off) light will be green
    turn off then back on again immediately (less than one second off) light will be white
    turn off then back on again immediately (less than one second off)
    after third time lights will flash blue for five seconds then turn to steady blue and both lights will be back in sync
    SWG inground peanut shaped eco-bright concrete pool
    50,000 litres 13,000 gallons
    Lincoln Salt Chlorinator, 25 gram cell Sand Filter with glass media
    Taylor K2006-C test kit, Taylor K-1766 salt test, Dolphin M500 pool cleaner
    are you taking care of your pool or is the poolshop taking care of you

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    Jul 2012
    New Mexico

    Re: Lights are out of sync...

    Is this on Intellibrite? I am having similar issue and will try method above this weekend. What color or show do you have the dial set to (manual controller) when you are doing the rapid on/off sequence?


    In New Mexico 20'x36'/3.5' to 8.5'/32,000 gallon/IG gunite/plaster
    Pentair WFE-4 pump/Pentair CC420 cartridge filter/Raypak 266A heater
    2 Pentair Intellibrite LED's/6 Aqua arches
    Coverpools cover with hidden lid
    1,500 sq ft stamped concrete deck
    Polaris robot

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    Jun 2013
    Philadelphia, PA

    Re: Lights are out of sync...

    Mine do this sometimes as well - turn them on, wait 10 seconds, turn off and then right back on. They cycle through all colors then sync.
    Leisure Pools Riv 30, 8500 gal, IG fiberglass, 200 sqft cart filter (Clean & Clear 200), Intelliflo 3HP variable speed pump, Aqua Rite SWG, auto cover, installed 5/2013
    Aquacal Superquiet 110, installed 6/2014
    TFT 100

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