Answered on Dec 07, 2017. This Limited Warranty applies only ®. I knew that my salinity wasn't high because the local Pinch A Penny pool store does free water analysis and i was given the okay just a week prior. If you want to help people out. Set the generator, so that it runs near the time you usually swim, but not while you are swimming.
Since then the required 64 kgs of salt have already risen to 89 kilos, and it still requesting salt!!! If you have too much salt, run plain water into the pool for about 20 minutes and check the sodium level again. The models each hook up in different ways, so you need to consult the manual. Make sure that water is flowing in the direction indicated on the chlorine generator. This means that every few days, the clorinator gets ahead of the pump and give a 'no flow' error. Has anyone clues on it? This unit is a mistery to me. This will reduce the amount of time the unit needs to be run per day and prolong system life. Has anyone got a fix for this problem? Answered on May 11, 2018 Hello, Velvet - This is the link to the Intex Corp.
Remove the screws, lift the head and unplug the harness, when the new one arrives just install in reverse order. Official spare parts tend to be very expensive. The sun and heat remove chlorine, so you don't have to add anything to get rid of it. We had also received a bit of rain in the interim so I knew that the alert was false. Finally I bought a new electrolytic cell bacuse intex recommended it.
This is depicted in Drawings 1 and 2. If it stays too high, decrease the generator's operation. I have an Intex 8110 chlorine generator. If your above-ground-pool is filled with water, close the plunger valves before installing the Saltwater System. The normal values for correct pool hygiene are between 3000 and 3500 ppm part per million. I'll never go back to chlorine tabs or granular. Thanks for any clue on the 9x issues.
However, it involves inherent risks of injury and death. Answered on Oct 24, 2018 You can check the inlet line where it comes from the pool. Here is a convenient table of typical Intex pools with their water capacities to help select the best Intex saltwater system for your pool range and size. While all accidents cannot be prevented, practicing good safety habits, setting and following rules, carefully reading instruction manuals, and vigilant supervision can greatly reduce the likelihood of injury as well as reduce injury severity. Common salt sodium chloride is made up of two elements, sodium and chloride.
Reconnect the power cord to your receptacle. In a counter-clockwise motion, unscrew the collar of the copper electrode 5 and remove it from the electrolytic cell 4. The Intex chlorine generator lights up green on the control panel when chlorine is produced. It was feeding me low salt codes. If you do, click or tap on the image so you will be brought to a page with links to manuals and other information. The head being the part held in place by the three hex socket screws.
Always check the pool one hour before swimming, and turn on the generator for an hour if the chlorine is in the low range on the test strip. I'll post the fix based upon the positive responses. I'll post the fix based upon the positive responses. To reduce your risk of injury, read and follow all product, package and package insert warnings and instructions. Maybe worth waiting the end of the season and have the trouble fixed in the winter. If you cannot find information on your unit, this is the link to the Intex Contact Us web page: You can fill out the form there to send an email or call the toll free number provided near the lower left corner of that page. It will destroy the bacteria, oxidize bather organics and control algae, which provide a safe, clean and comfortable swimming pool.
Since the early 1980s, salt water pools were used in Australia, and since 1990, all countries started using salt water in the pools. These can be obtained as a spare part from the machine manufacturer and the motor manufacturer if different. Intex chlorine generators are made for all models of above ground pools, but are not available for concrete pools. Place the strip in a small cup of pool water for five minutes, and check the strip. The salt dissolves in the water, and the pump pushes it through a chlorine generator that separates the sodium chloride in the water, producing chlorine. Sorry to hear that you have been the victim of a common plague associated with the inter spa. On the Support page, in the Product Type search box on the right side of the page, click or tap on the down pointing arrow and choose Above Ground Pools as the Product Type and Krystal Clear Filtration Sanitation as the Pool Type.
Choosing an Intex Saltwater System For Above Ground Pools Knowing your pools capacity is the first obvious step in knowing which system to choose. The Intex salt water system generates chlorine for swimming pools by adding salt to the pool's water, without the use of expensive, toxic chemicals to keep it clean. A red light tells you either the salt is too low or too high. Go directly to step 2 if your pool is empty. If you plan to replace the spare, I would advice you to make some computation : chlorine granules are costing 11 euros approx 14 dollars for 1 kg, and this can maintain a 20 m3 pool for 40 days. There are various reasons for this but the most common is calcium build up on the plates in the salt cell giving a false reading. Always supervise children and those with disabilities.
We had make the mistake to use an impoper salt, containing some coagulants materials. I'll post the fix based upon the positive responses. The result is soft, fresh, clean water without the potential harsh side effects of packaged pool chemicals. Heat and sun leach chlorine from your pool, so check the chlorine often. Here is how I fixed the problem so far. If you are already an owner of an Intex above ground pool, or are thinking of buying one, and and want to upgrade from a traditional chemical chlorine method of pool hygiene to the Intex saltwater system, then it can be a little bewildering when looking at the choices available and trying to understand the technical specifications.