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    Heavy rain greenish tint

    Hey guys. Had heavy rains a couple of weeks again and salt water pool has a green tint to it when usually it is Crystal clear for the most part. Not sure what's going on. Just vacuumed it and I saw some light brown flakes near the bottom I have been running pump and swg for a week straight...
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    Doughboy top stabilizer rail replacement

    So this is the 3rd season and my tip rails are rusted to the point they are dropping good sized rust into the pool. I bought new rails and hit them with 2 coats or Rust-Oleum. Issue I have is that doughboys have large and small stabilizers that overlap and not just in between the posts. Has...
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    Doughboy plastic rails instead of metal?

    Hey guys. Not sure if I'm explaining this right. We are 2 years into our doughboy and love it. I have a saltwater system which I have barely need to touch to have my chemistry correct. Problem is and I knew this when they were installing is the metal rails. Does anyone know if I can buy these in...
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    H100 natural gas clunking sound

    Hey guys Heater was brand new last season and not used too much. The last couple time it ran I heard a clunking sound which after some research seem to be steam buildup so I shut it down until I could remedy the problem. Online research did not yield too many good articles on how to take apart...
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    Clorox salt?

    Picked up 2 bags today from walmart. Usually they carry the mortons. Anyone ever use the clorox salt?? Thanks Sent from my SM-G935V using Tapatalk
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    Turned on SWG today and getting errors

    So the water temp is 63 so i decided to turn on the SWG. I have the aquatrol with T cell. Salt level taken with tftest kit is 3400. Diagnostics from awuatrol are as follows Salt 1300 Temp 63 Voltage 31 CC 0 Output 30% ISAL 0 Thanks for any help Sent from my SM-G935V using Tapatalk
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    1st readings taking the cover off

    Hey guys. Just took the cover off to get ready for the summer Here are my initial readings. Not confident on the salt test. Have to redo Salt - 4600 TC - 5 TA - 70 CYA - 40 -50 Thoughts? Definitely need to raise thr CYA. Going to run it for today and re test tomorrow withoht adding...
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    1st time opening with a heater

    We are in NJ so the weather is still up and down. Supposed to be in the 70's this week. I know that SWG's typicall dont produce under 60. Is it ok to open the pool early if i am using the heater to bring up the temlerature? Also should i run it 1st for 12 hours or so prior to tunring on the...
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    Doughboy rail clips for cover

    Hey guys. Just closed the pool. I bought cover clips from amazon but they do not fit the doughboy resin rails at all. Anyone know of a brand that fits? Thanks Sent from my SM-G900V using Tapatalk
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    Use of aquadoor

    Hey guys. 1st time I will be closing a pool. We have a doughboy and we have the aquadoor cover which is supposed to stop water from getting into the skimmer lines. The issue I see is that the return line is lower than the skimmer. I assume when I close I will still need to empty the pool to...
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    How to run pump and heater with aquatrol

    Hey guys Now that the heater is hooked up, how do you guys run both the pump and heater off of the aquatrol timer. Or do I nw need to install another timer somehow. What does everyone here do to solve this. Thanks Sent from my SM-G900V using Tapatalk
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    Heater and aquatrol timer options

    Hey guys. Got my gas line hooked up and my pump runs off the aquatrol timer. I know I only want the heater running while the pump is on. Do I need to install a separate timer? my pump just plugs into the aquatrol right now Thanks Sent from my SM-G900V using Tapatalk
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    2 week old Hayward pump dead

    Hey guys. I have a Super flow mayrix 1hp 2 speed. Go out this morning and it's not on. Only humming noise. Brining it for warranty and ordered another pump to have as backup. Is this normal for a Hayward pump? Will my pool balance be OK fr a day?? Sent from my SM-G900V using Tapatalk
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    Pool super clear

    From outside my pool is super clear but if you go under water and open your eyes it's a little cloudy. Is thus normal for swg? Latest results CL/BR: 5-10 PH: 7.5 FC: 6 CC: 0 TC : 6 CH: 50 TA: 70 CYA: 60 Salt reading 3600 on aquatrol Thanks Sent from my SM-G900V using Tapatalk
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    Doughboy skimmer vacuum port cover

    Can someone snap a pic on yours installed? I need to install mine and it's so hard to see how it installs in the instructions. It does not seem like it fits exactly in or seals the vac hole Thanks! Sent from my SM-G900V using Tapatalk
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    New 12 x 24 doughboy desert spring with deep end

    I will start off by saying that I say deep end lightly as they did the dig yesterday and the "deep end" area is not very large. So my wife and I went back and forth for a couple of years about getting a pool. We looked at in grounds and with the way my yard is set up it would have been pushing...
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    New AG pool build questions

    Hey guys. Life is hectic as usual. Just had our 4th child. We are beach people but we want to have something for my in laws to easily entertain the kids during the week while we are working. At first we started out looking at in ground. The pools came in at the usual 20-25000 range. The...
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    Intex adding saltwater chlorinate

    Hey guys. Hope this is the right place. We have a 12' x 30" intex frame pool. I just picked up a new saltwater chlorinator but the hoses are way too big. I am sure a lot of you have done this. I have the smaller 540 gpm pump so I will order a new pump and adapter but I need guidance in what to...