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    Fixing or replacing older Raypak heater controller

    Pool Clown, I saw the control board that you reference, but that is the newer model. Can I just replace the old control board with the new model? Or do I need to get some upgrade kit? There is little information on this out there. TIA.
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    Fixing or replacing older Raypak heater controller

    Thank you all for your advice.
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    Fixing or replacing older Raypak heater controller

    Hi all, I have a Raypak 206A (RP2100) heater manufactured in May 2006, and has the older model controller (part number 010253F). There is power coming to the board but the board is dead. Is there anything I can check with this board that can be fixed? These are getting harder and harder to...
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    How to find Raypak/Rheem model and serial number on old heater

    I just had to remove two 5/16 sheet metal screws on the front, and the whole panel (below the frontpanel) came off. Thanks.
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    How to find Raypak/Rheem model and serial number on old heater

    Thanks. Not on my system, but thanks for your suggestion.
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    How to find Raypak/Rheem model and serial number on old heater

    Hi all, The previous owner installed a Rheem (Raypak) pool heater. The cover over the LCD display fell off and the LCD is baked and impossible to read. But I can't find the serial and model numbers. I read online that you have to remove a door, there does not appear to be any door with this...
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    Barracuda G not doing a good job

    Hi all, I have a 30K gallon plaster pool with a pentair variable speed pump. I have a Zodiac Barracuda G2 or G3. It's an old one, it does not have a bumper (ring). The unit's pattern is not random enough, it tends to follow the same paths. I usually have to add or remove lengths to the...
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    Why is there no backwash on my DE filter?

    I have an inground, plaster, 30K gallon pool with a Sta-Rite System 2 Modular DE filter. It was installed without backwash capability (not even the lever on the top to knock some DE off). So every time I want to clean my filter, I need to dismantle it. That is not too much of a problem because...
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    Need help installing diverters

    I have a concrete pool with a Zodiac G-3 cleaner. The water outlets are formed in the concrete at an angle, I guess to make the water move in a swirling direction. The zodiac needs the jets to direct the water straight out or downwards, and the cleaner doesn't get to the shallow end of the...
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    Desert summer pool cover (e.g, CoolGuard) recommendations?

    Hi our_hummel_abode, did you ever find a solution?