easytouch

  1. Anaheim068

    IC40 connected to easytouch

    Hello, I need some help. I have an IC40 that’s connected to an Pentair Easytouch. My IC40 will only generate chlorine when I run the Super chlorinate feature. Does anyone know why? It calculates the PPM and the flow light turns on but the Cell light only turns on when i run the Super chlorinate...
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    Easytouch stuck in Service mode

    Hi, everything’s been working fine this summer but today my pool guy put the system into Service mode and it won’t come out. Pressing the “mode” button does nothing (normally it toggles between Auto and Service). In fact, pressing any button does nothing. We tried shutting the power off but it...
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    Old Pentair EasyTouch - setting up pool/spa lights

    Hi! I moved into a home that has a Pentair EasyTouch 8 system. I have tried to watch videos on youtube to bring myself up to speed on how to use it. Regarding the pool & spa lights, we have installed color-changing LED lights. Many of the videos I have watched give you the option to...
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    Intelliflo Pump intermittently stops communicating with Easy Touch

    Since I replaced my Pentair Intelliflo pump, the communication will cease between the pump and my easy touch panel. They will talk and work fine together for a few days and then all communication stops. After I cut the power to both the panel and pump, let sit for about 5 minutes and turn back...
  5. bloona

    Please help determine whether I have the necessary equipment to install a SWG.

    I've read through quite a few posts posts on this topic, but still cannot definitively determine what is or isn't in my EasyTouch box. I would like to convert my pool to salt by installing an IC60. I wasn't sure that I wanted salt water when the pool was under construction, but I instructed the...
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    Pentair EasyTouch4 Spa Feature Circuit

    New pool, first time post, thanks in advance. I just had pool/spa redesigned with all new Pentair equipment; EasyTouch4, Intelliflo VSF, Mastertemp 400, Intellichlor IC40, two Hayward PSVs. I wanted my pool contractor to add a Spa Low feature circuit but nothing he has tried works; the valves...
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    Pentair Easy Touch - Main panel display lights when turned on then fades and no controls work

    When I power the controller on, the panel displays correctly. If I quickly press the F-Filter Pump button it clicks and lights Red, same for control buttons. i.e. they work properly. However within maybe 10 seconds it clicks off again and the panel display gradually fades to display nothing...
  8. Spadak

    Mastertemp and Intelliflo VS Pump Wiring at Breaker

    Per the Mastertemp Installation instruction: ”The filter pump should run continuously when the heater is on, and for at least 5 minutes after the heater turns off. Any switches in the pump circuit (including circuit breakers) that can disconnect the pump must also disconnect the heater.” I...
  9. Spadak

    Compool LX3800 to Easytouch Upgrade - 521107 and Easytouch Indoor Control Panel 520549 w/RJ12 Adapter

    I am about to install the Pentair 521107 Easytouch upgrade for my current Compool LX3800 system. I was wondering if any of the experts or those experienced with this upgrade have come into this. Sigle Body System: First of all, when I reviewed the installation instructions, the first thing I...
  10. S

    Pentair EasyTouch : single-body unit for pool w attached spa?

    [UPDATE] The Pentair single-body EasyTouch system will operate a spa w 2 valves, see below. Hi, I have a pool with attached spa, incl. an actuator valve for both inlet and outlet lines. I just replaced my flaky unit with one for single-body systems. the valves don't move when I hit spa mode on...
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    "SPA" triggering heater but there's not SPA

    Hello all, new to the forum and appreciate all the information here. Hoping this hasn't been covered as I couldn't find a topic similar. 15K Pool Pentair Easy Touch PL4 contoller Pentair Mastertemp 400 Heater Glacier Chiller No SPA My PB set up the automation and was probably less familiar...
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    Pentair controller fried...

    Hi, everyone. Thanks for the great community! I've been learning a lot over the past couple of weeks. We had an electricity surge that fried a bunch of stuff, including my Pentair EasyTouch controller. The controller will still turn on my main pump and the overflow pump, but it won't turn...
  13. K

    easytouch psl4 light control

    I'm in the process of selecting a pool/spa controller. I'm leaning towards the Pentair EasyTouch PSL4 controller however it says it controls 3 color lights. Does that mean 3 physical lights or 3 light areas? For example I'm running globrites and my pool has 2 lights, the baja shelf has 1, and...
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    Easytouch and pool heater

    So my easytouch has an indoor panel as well as the app. When I turn on the heater using the easy touch indoor panel, the heater does not come on. I think it used to though. I cannot remeber what I did but I must have changed some settings because I think the heater button on the easytouch...
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    Easy touch relays to control 110v?

    Hi, I have an easy touch and I’d like to know if there is any kind of part I can buy so that I could control a 110v source with the relay. Basically I have some deck lanterns that I plug in/unplug to turn on and off. I thought there must be a way to leave them Plugged in but have the low volt...
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    Connect Pentair Superflo VS to automation Cable

    I just upgraded my Compool to an easytouch panel.. I want to connect the Superlo VS pump to a relay and then to the easytouch panel.. The manual says the cable I need is 353129Z Cheapest I'm getting it is $65.. Does anyone know the schematics of the plug so I can build the cable myself? It...
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    Compool upgrade to Easytouch w/ ScreenLogic - automation

    Been reading a lot of postings and very appreciative of all the great info and contributors. Finally ready to pull the trigger on pool automation but have a few questions hopefully you can help me with. I have the Compool LX3800…..which I assume means I’m a candidate to upgrade to easytouch...
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    EasyTouch4 Not Controlling Intelliflo VSF

    Hi all, new to the forum, thanks in advance for any help you can offer. I have an EasyTouch4, Intelliflo VSF, iChlor, and Screenlogic2 connected to J20. It was all working fine until a bad storm rolled though. Because so many things were not working, I replaced the main board. Currently, I...
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    Pentair EasyTouch vs Intellitouch

    I was hoping to get some clarity around smart/app based system. My PB is using Pentair products and is offering EasyTouch for upgraded Smart functionality. I have been reading online and most of the information I find is Intellitouch from Pentair. Is there a difference between EasyTouch and...
  20. R

    Help selecting an automation system

    Hi all, first time poster. I've spend a few hours reading through the various threads trying to make sense of everything and I think I know enough to be dangerous but could sue some help. I'm currently building a 15' x 25', 13,000 gal, outdoor, in-ground concrete pool and I'm trying to decide...
  21. J

    Pentair Easytouch 8 - No communication with Wireless Controller (UWC)

    I have an Easytouch 8 setup with a wireless controller(UWC) and one wired controller (UIC). All were setup/installed in 2016. The controlled did have a spill into the spa and it was replaced under warranty (only the handheld remote portion, not the wired antenna). I don't know if that matters...
  22. B

    replacing a pentair motherboard

    Hi all - i am looking for some pre-work help to ensure I don't screw up when replacing my Pentair motherboard. I have read and seen the following tips and wonder if you have others to share than the below... 1) be careful not to touch the board too much and only touch the edges if you can 2)...
  23. J

    Easy touch 8 Solar valve opening at night

    Hey all, My easy touch 8 controller seemingly randomly opens the solar valve actuator during the night. The control panel doesn't say that solar is activated, and the solar sensor is well below what it would be during the day. It sometimes happens when I have my cleaner program running, or when...
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    Easytouch Wireless Remote Issues

    Hello, Long story short, I am having an issue reconnecting my Easytouch Wireless Remote back to the Easytouch 8 panel. Looking for some help or guidance. I have tried the menu -> settings -> "Wireless Address" routine with no luck. My main control panel came as Easytouch 8 chassis, but it...
  25. J

    Pentair EasyTouch App and ScreenLogic Stopped Responding

    Hi, A couple of weeks ago I set up the Pentair Easytouch controller. I wired up the Wireless Transceiver and connected it to my iPhone. I then set up ScreenLogic on my pc and started to set up a schedule. I could read the pool and air temperatures, work on schedules, and other things on both my...
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    Pentair easytouch how to control irrigation valve

    Hello, This is my first post, I would like to start by thanking the community for all of the valuable information on these forums! I am reaching the ending stages of a new pool build and have decided to incorporate a pentair easy touch 4 control system (p/n 520914). In addition to controlling...
  27. S

    Pentair EasyTouch "NO COMM"

    I just replaced a circuit breaker and then powered-up my 9-year-old AquaCal SuperQuiet pool heater, and now the heater will not start-up. The heater display board gives a CEr indicator (communication problem). Likewise, my 9-year-old Pentair EasyTouch remote control system in the house now...
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    Easytouch vs intelliconnect

    I am planning to add some basic automation to my pool. I just recently upgraded all my equipment and redid the pad. What I’m looking to do is be able to turn the heater on and off when away from the house and use Alexa to turn the slide on and off. I will be doing the installation myself. I was...
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    First Pool Build, at home stretch, Installing EasyTouch

    Good day everyone. What a great resource this forum and site has been overall. Thank you. I mounted up and wired the Pentair EasyTouch 8p, one body of water, no spa. I have 3 12V pentair lights, a Pentair 011018 IntelliFlo Variable Speed filter pump, a Pentair 011519 WhisperFlo water...
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    Why does our Pentair EasyTouch controller keep switching back and forth from Pool to Spa mode?

    We have a new Pentair EasyTouch controller with a Leisure Pools Pool/Spa combo. It's plumbed so it can either be in Pool mode or Spa mode. I've noticed the control unit keeps switching the valves back and forth from Pool to Spa about every 20 minutes. There are no schedules set and no egg...