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  1. jasonwbaggett

    Not another light replacement post?!

    Alas, here I am. My Hayward Color logic 4.0 (SP0527LED50) died last season and we really missed fun night swimming and the ambient light. I just pulled it out this afternoon and found it's been hiding a TON of funky algae back there which might explain the seemingly random blooms I periodically...
  2. B

    Pool Light (1/3) not receiving power

    Hey, so i just bought some new LED lights for my pool (2 lights) to replace the dead existing ones, but when installing it seems one of them doesn't want to turn on. it seems that when we hit the "Pool lights on: button only one of the lights is turning on. I have tested the terminals in the...
  3. R

    Time to replace the light

    So my pool is an in ground 18,000 gallon salt pool. My light finally has died. The light is a Pentair Water IntelliBrite 5g Color Changing LED. S/N 619827 I called the local pool store and asked about having it fixed and they said you don't fix them you replace them. They said the light itself...
  4. xtrsports

    Crack in PVC Light Conduit

    A couple of years ago my PVC conduit running to the deep end light must have frozen and cracked creating a slow leak. I "fixed" it by putting a small layer of epoxy around the area where the wires came out of of the cove. This was fine until last year when I needed to replace the light fixture...
  5. C

    Jandy watercolor 12V light problem

    I have a Jandy watercolors 12v light that has recently failed. It's just out of warranty and Jandy was *less than helpful*. It PCB in it looks like this: http://mypcbcircuitboard.com/2020/06/25/jandy-r0739500-12v-light-engine-printed-circuit-board-for-jandy-pool-lighting/ I've taken it to a...
  6. M

    Need advice about which LED pool light to install

    Hi all. We recently installed a pool and would like to upgrade our current white lights to an LED multi-colored light with lightshows. Our electrician strongly recommends Jandy WaterColors LED because we have a Jandy system on the iAquaLink app and he said the warranty is best at 3 years...
  7. J

    Pool light bulb installation

    Hello, I'm trying to replace the light bulbs in my pool lights. There are two lights, one in the main pool area and one in the jacuzzi area of the pool. I tried replacing the bulb in the jacuzzi area and ran into an issue. In the fixture is a spring loaded metal disk that is positioned right...
  8. M

    Pool Light Troubleshooting

    So here's the FULL story... I was having issues with the electrical components (spotlight I installed above the pump as well as the pool light). Tried troubleshooting and fixing myself by replacing the fuses and whatnot. Called in an electrician and he fixed the issue. Go to turn on the pool...
  9. T

    TP Link Kasa WIFI Switch for Pool Light

    Hello All. I sent this question to @ajw22 Hi I noticed you helped someone install a wi-fi switch in the past so I figured I would reach out. I have a 20 amp circuit breaker in my pool panel which runs to a GFCI outlet near by. So, hot, white into Line of GFCI Outlet. (naturally ground) Load...
  10. J

    Pool light niche conduit sealant

    I’m getting ready to install a new pool fixture; I have 2 options. 1)Drain 5,500 gallons so I have dry access to the niche 2’ down and use silicone to seal the conduit on the back of the niche. 2) use pool putty under water on the conduit. What’s the general consensus on which would be the...
  11. N

    Pentair IntelliBrite Light delay

    On my Pentair IntelliBrite 5G pool light: When using a controller and changing between fixed individual colors (i.e. going from Blue to Red) the light will go off between color changes for between 12-15 seconds. When using a controller and changing between light “show” modes (i.e. going from...
  12. J

    Replacement Light fixture

    Hi - I’m about to swap out my 23yr old light fixture and install a new, like and kind (Pentair Amrilite) fixture. My initial question is concerning the mixed reviews/responses throughout the internet and other people I know about the need to seal up the conduit out the back of the niche. Some...