Pentair meteor filter leaks through the bottom or bottom plug.

necalabria

New member
Oct 5, 2019
2
Venezuela
I changed sand last June. Everything was ok. Now the filter is leaking by the bottom plug. I do not want to waste the sand. Should I take the plug out? Help needed.
 

JohnT

Admin
Mod Squad
TFP Expert
Apr 4, 2007
9,610
SW Indiana
There should be a screen inside the plug to retain the sand and let the water out. That is how you winterize the filter.