Guided Backwash

You will need to backwash your filter from time to time to ensure optimal performance. This will typically take 5-10 minutes and we recommend this process is done every 4 weeks in Summer and every 8 weeks in Winter.

This process only applies to customers who have a sand filter.

1. Navigate to the ‘Pool Maintenance’ page

2. Click ‘Guided Backwash

3. Click ‘Start’ when ready to proceed

step 3

4. If any equipment is running, they will automatically come to a stop

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5. Once all equipment has stopped, press ‘Next’

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6. Clean the Strainer and press ‘Next

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7. Rotate the main valve on top of the filter from the ‘FILTER’ position to ‘BACKWASH’ and click ‘Next’

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8. Click ‘Start Filter Pump’ to start a 2 minute run of the Filter Pump

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9. Once the Filter Pump has stopped, click ‘Next’

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10. Rotate the main valve on top of the filter from the ‘BACKWASH’ position to ‘RINSE’ and click ‘Next’

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11. Click ‘Start Filter Pump’ to start a 1 minute run of the Filter Pump

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12. Once the Filter Pump has stopped, click ‘Next’

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13. Rotate the main valve on top of the filter from the ‘RINSE’ position to FILTER‘ and click ‘Next’

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14. Click ‘Resume Normal Operation’

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15. Click ‘Home’

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