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    Question on Changing single to variable speed Pump

    I have the pureline chlorinator (40,000gal). I have been reviewing as many posts and let me run this buy everyone. It looks like I will use my intermatic for Chlorinator and set that timer, and then wire directly from my breaker to the Vgreen.
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    Question on Changing single to variable speed Pump

    Hi All, This may be a really dumb question...I would like to move from my single 230v 1hp century motor to a variable ( this is the recommended pump v-GREEN 1.65 hp ecm16cu A.O. Smith V-Green 1.65 HP Round Flange 56J Variable Speed Motor - ECM16CU - INYOPools.com). Currently, I have an...
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    Pump bad after replacing 15months ago?

    You are correct! You are awesome
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    Pump bad after replacing 15months ago?

    We bought our house 2.5 yrs ago. Our inground pool wasnt used for years before we bought. Complete cleaning, new liner, salt system, and replaced the pump motor 15months ago that was starting to make some noise(exact replacement). The bearing is starting to go bad.... when it kicks on from...
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    Yes, another recommendation needed. (I read a ton of posts and now more confused than ever)

    Ok...I dont know why I didnt get a real pool cleaner sooner! I know people say that all the time. I just wished I would have listened and spent the money. I know they expensive but truly one of the best buys I have made. Honestly, this has saved me hours of work. I am surrounded by dozens...
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    Add a For Sale/Wanted section?

    It would be awesome if we had a for sale/wanted section from members. I would rather purchase something from our members than craigslist/marketplace. I would love to pick up a used propane IG pool heater and misc. items! :)
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    Yes, another recommendation needed. (I read a ton of posts and now more confused than ever)

    I bought the Dolphin Nautilus CC Plus. Cant wait to get it and try it!
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    Brown Water after New Liner and chemicals put in

    A pool company resurfaced my IG pool, installed a new liner, filled, and added chemicals. Now the water is rust brown. They said one of the guys added an algaecide by mistake that caused a chemical reaction with Metal Free chemical. They retested the water and added Phos Free and Super Metal...
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    Yes, another recommendation needed. (I read a ton of posts and now more confused than ever)

    I called and left a message for Margaret. I am thinking between these but will see what she says Dolphin Advantage Dolphin Nautilus CC Dolphin Proteus DX3 S200
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    Yes, another recommendation needed. (I read a ton of posts and now more confused than ever)

    We have a textured vinyl liner....does that change anything?
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    Yes, another recommendation needed. (I read a ton of posts and now more confused than ever)

    Hi All, Need you all to come to the rescue, again. :) We just replaced the vinyl liner on our pool and we also had it resurfaced with vermiculite. I am tired of cleaning this by hand and our pool is surrounded by oak trees. Definitely, been an adventure the last 2 years. 18x36x8 Grecian...
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    Linear Replacement Questions

    Hi All, I have already read as many posts and checked out https://www.troublefreepool.com/wiki/index.php?title=Liner_Replacement I am replacing my liner, have a pool installer with multiple recommendations from people. My question is about liner, liners UV warranties etc... He uses Merlin...
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    Inground liner not flush

    Do you have pictures? I am in the process of having my liner replaced in the next week
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    What kind of paint to use for metal trim edge coping?

    I am getting the left need replaced and would love me to paint my faded coping prior to the changeout? Do I need specific pool paint/epoxy or paint for metal?
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    Hayward multiport sp71 Spyder gasket- to glue or not?

    Hi all, I am doing my first clean and gasket replacement on my pump and filter. I have been reading that they recommend gluing the Spyder gasket down. Thoughts? What glue do you use?
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    How much water do you add to your pool a week?

    I keep the water level in my pool half way of the skimmer and yesterday I noticed I was down and the flapper was not even moving due to the water level. Anyways, I added at least an 1.5" of water. Its been hot here in Charlotte 90+ the last week but I am worried I might have a leak? I checked...
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    Plumbing help needed to install SWG from older ComfortZone/Hayward Heater

    Ok, I should have ran the plans through you all first but I am willing to make any changes if you have any. The copper Union at the heater was really tricky....I had to solder a threaded Joint in.
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