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    Aquarite not working: thermistor problem?

    Thanks! It has been like that since I bought the house. How do you know it was replaced once? will desoldering be easier? I rely on the SWG to ocheck the salinity, maybe it is time to get some test kit.
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    Aquarite not working: thermistor problem?

    Hi, My Aquarite has problem intermittently: check salt and cell light is always on. after reset, it may work for a few hours ONLY. Leslie confirmed cell is good. below are the diagnostic: 1.80 31 32.1 0.00 80p 0.00 al-2 r1.58 4-15 The thermistor appears broken. is it causing the problem...
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    stripped diverter valve : repair vs replacement. updated for air-leak fix.

    To locate the air leak, I tried a few approached over union, valve etc, but couldn't find anything. Suddenly I realized whenever I turned off the pump, there is tiny water stream burst out of somewhere. Then I tried a few times and finally located the location where water came out, it is the...
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    stripped diverter valve : repair vs replacement. updated for air-leak fix.

    thank you! I'll try with eproxy and check the o-ring as well.
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    stripped diverter valve : repair vs replacement. updated for air-leak fix.

    Hi, hope everyone enjoy the long weekend. Recently my 2-speed pump is very slow to prime under low-speed. sometimes I have to turn on high-speed for priming, then switch to low speed after priming. I lubed the o-ring in basket, but nothing much changed. Later I opened diverted valve but...
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    slow prime and leaking pipe

    Hello, Today I noticed some issue with my 2-speed pump. When it is running in low speed mode, priming is very slow, and the basket show very low water level. Water still flows. The pipe connecting to pump outlet shows water leakage. Please kindly advise: - Any easy fix like glue for the...
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    Doheny's Discovery, S200, Active20, Triton owners club

    motor is 499$ now. unbelievable.
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    Doheny's Discovery, S200, Active20, Triton owners club

    I got my S200 3 years back. Since last year, I start to encounter below issues more frequently: - move forward for 2-3 feets, then backward for 1 feet or so, then stop movement completely. I believe the impeller isn't working as no water flow can be seen. - work for a few minutes or up to 1...
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    Dolphin S200 problem

    Today I made S200 work again, although I don't know the exact reason yet. Diagnosis I've taken - All out of water: - remove top cover, power on. result: Track: move forward 5 seconds; Stop for 2 seconds; Backward for 1 second; Stop moving. Impeller fan: rotate 8 seconds. it rotates...
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    Dolphin S200 problem

    Thanks, Jim and YS. I opened the cover and I literally touched the impeller fans and saw nothing noticeable. One remaining question: how can I see impeller when robot is upside down?
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    Dolphin S200 problem

    Hi, My dolphin S200 was bought in early 2017, so its warrant expired already. Overall it worked amazingly until It stopped working 2 weeks ago. Symptom as below: Turn on power, S200 moves forward for 3-5 feed, then backward for 1 foot, then stops moving completely. Turn off power then turn on...
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    runoff rain water flushes garden soil into pool

    thanks. I've been trying all options, now it works! - - - Updated - - - Thanks, Matt. I discovered a drainage outlet in curb. Is there any way to locate the pipe underground so that I can reuse it a little bit?
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    runoff rain water flushes garden soil into pool

    Hello everyone, My in-ground pool got very dirty after every heavy rain lasting for 2+ hours. I observed carefully last time, finally I noticed the garden dirt is flushed by rain water right into the pool. the major problem is that nearby garden is almost in same level as the pool deck and...
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    t cell 15 dead and question on replacement

    Thanks for the quick help. I'll get another t-cell-15.
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    t cell 15 dead and question on replacement

    it is aquarite, but I don't know how old it is since I took over from previous owner. - - - Updated - - - Thanks for the advice. I will stay away from that. can you also kindly help on the model choice? t-cell-3 or t-cell-15?