Recent content by Matt_21

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    Pentair Triton 4000 backwash (rotary) valve stuck

    Thanks for the suggestions. Don't know how old it is but probably 10-20 years, more likely closer to 20. Will look into the replacement you suggested. Attached a pic of the dirty state
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    Pentair Triton 4000 backwash (rotary) valve stuck

    :-( I did, but as I couldn't backwash and the bottom part still contained gunk it all washed into the pool. That prob gets better as I keep it clean but the filter is also pretty close to the pool and if I open the full filter it'll wash a bunch of dirt into the pool each time, can only get so...
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    Pentair Triton 4000 backwash (rotary) valve stuck

    Hey all, just bought my first house and pool so trying to get up to speed with maintenance. Wanted to do a backwash but the handle was completely stuck. Used a tire iron to get more leverage and bent the brass handle :-( This is the filter I have: Pentair SMBW 4000 Series D.E. Filter with...