My pool pump seems to be working fine but is not sucking strong enough through the vacuum hose to clean the debris off the bottom of the pool and I am worried things are not circulating correctly as the debris builds up. I have checked the hose to make sure it is unclogged and felt… Read More»

SuperMax VS Pump Settings

What are your recommended speed/duration settings for Speeds 1, 2 and 3 of a SuperMax VS pump. I have an 18×36 pool with a chlorinator. Also, do I need to re-program the pump each year or will it remember the settings while it’s powered off during the winter? Thanks.

Pump and Filter Operation–Sand Filter

Normal Operation Valve on suction is open Dial Valve indicator on filter Pump switch is on Whatever the pressure gauge reads after the filter has been backwashed will be the normal setting for your filter. When the pressure raises 5 lbs. above the normal pressure setting, the filter needs backwashing. Normal Setting: ______________ Backwash Setting:______________… Read More»

sump pump

1. what should the sump pump be set to in terms of how high the float is? 2. Right now the water comes in to about 6″ and is pumped out right away – is this the correct setting? 3. Is there a benefit to the wear and tear on the pump to allow water… Read More»

Pump life span

My 8 year old pump is becoming very noisy (whining) and I wonder if it can be fixed or should it be replaced?

Help fill

How do I fill the egg looking thing after I had air in the pipes

Pump and pressure

Every time we turn off pump and clean then turn back on there is no pressure. What are we doing wrong

Vs pump setting

I HAVe a new vs pump and need to know what speeds each of the 4 setting should be

Pool pump

Hi, I’m having trouble with my pool pump / filter housing. I’ve primed the pump and started everything up. When I get water flowing from the filter housing sir discharge valve I close it up….what happens next is air fills the pump and it doesn’t continue pumping water. No idea what’s causing this or how… Read More»

Pump Noise

Hi, i opened my pool as I usually do and when I started the pump it was making more noise than usual. It seems to be pumping fine and the pressure is okay. I have not seen any evidence of any leaks from the pump. Rather than the low hum it normally makes it sounds… Read More»