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    Is My Pool Sweep Cannibalizing Itself?

    Yep, that's a ball bearing spacer from one of the wheels. You'll have to take the wheels off to see where it came from. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07VY1P1PZ/
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    Pump Replacement/automation question.

    What exactly does the Compool control right now, just the main pump and cleaner pump? Any heater or lights? The IntelliConnect is a very basic system with only two relays, but for around $300 it's good value if you have limited needs. Both your current pumps would connect to the relays, but...
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    New pool and no support from PB

    Contractors in California must first serve a preliminary notice to the owner before filing a Mechanics Lien so don't feel pressured to pay if work isn't complete. https://www.cslb.ca.gov/Consumers/Legal_Issues_For_Consumers/Mechanics_Lien/
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    Hayward automation upgrade Q

    I would go with the OmniPL instead of the OmniLogic. Recommend giving Polytec Pools a call to walk through your options. https://www.polytecpools.com/Hayward-Controls_c_29.html
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    Timer not working

    Please update your sig to include your Intermatic timer and AquaRite SWG.
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    New pool and no support from PB

    The law states "Each progress payment shall be stated in dollars and cents and specifically reference the amount of work or services to be performed and materials and equipment to be supplied". Did you check your contractors license...
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    Equipment Recommendation

    Raypak heaters are popular here, so something to consider. https://www.troublefreepool.com/threads/heater-raypak-vs-pentair-mastertemp-300s-and-400s.161766/
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    Equipment Recommendation

    Are you doing an owner build? You need to get the equipment professionally installed to get the full 3 year warranty. https://www.pentair.com/en/knowledge-base/pool-spa-equipment/warranty.html
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    New pool and no support from PB

    Under CA law the contract you signed with your PB should have a section titled "Schedule of Progress Payments", what is the language for the final phase of work? http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/faces/codes_displaySection.xhtml?lawCode=BPC&sectionNum=7159
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    Intellicenter Automation Help Needed - FIXED!

    So you have it connected correctly, but you seem to have a different model from me. Did you order an IC bundle, or did you purchase it separately? Yes, if you connect an Ethernet cable directly from the panel to the router it'll work as before - this is how MyAZPool and others have done...
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    Intellicenter Automation Help Needed - FIXED!

    I just noticed that you appear to have the Ethernet cable plugged into LAN 1 instead of LAN 2 which won't work.
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    Intellicenter Automation Help Needed - FIXED!

    Based on your image, the bridge is connected to the IC via Ethernet but not to your WiFi access point. What happens when you go to the OCP and select "Connect to a Wireless Network" does it list available AP's? Light Description PWR OFF = ENS202EXT is not receiving power ON = ENS202EXT is...
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    New guy - Timer Question

    You can also use an online tool like Free Image Converter to resize your photos for forum use.
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    Understanding Jandy automation options - iQPUMP vs Aqualink

    What reason does PB give for not doing salt, is it warranty related? Detailed discussion on Hotspot FPH below, but it seems complicated wrt automation. https://www.troublefreepool.com/threads/hotspot-fph-ac-heat-reclamation-pool-heater-a-review.84669/
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    Understanding Jandy automation options - iQPUMP vs Aqualink

    So you have basic needs in terms of automation, how serious are you looking at SWG? Is it a cost issue or other reason? Typically bundled systems are cheaper than buying them separately. What type of heater are you contemplating? If solar that is important since you will need an actuator to...