Question about Hayward H200FDN Low NOx Natural Gas Pool or Spa Heater

Open Question

Code error i have error code CE when i turn the heater on???

Posted by Anonymous on

Ad

3 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
New users get to try the service completely Free afterwhich it costs $6 per call and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
thepool
  • 78 Answers

SOURCE: Pool Heater with communication (CE) Error

Code "CE" stands for communication error and describes a fault between the mother board and the display. I doubt it's the relay causing it though...

Posted on Apr 23, 2010

Ad
  • 760 Answers

SOURCE: CE error code on hayward pool heater

CE= Communication Error between Control Module
and Display Interface Assembly
1. Disconnect and then reconnect power to heater.
2. Check for faulty wiring or connection.
Inspect Display Interface Wiring. Ensure Display Interface Plug is securely attached to Control Module. .
3. Control Module and/or Display Interface Assembly
are defective.Replace Control Module and/or Display Interface Assembly.
Here is a linkt oH aywardmanuals:
http://www.haywardnet.com/inground/products/manuals.cfm

Posted on Jul 05, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Ce code


CE
Communication error
If communication between the ignition board and the display board is not established within 3 s of power-up an error will be displayed. After communication is established, if it is lost for 30 s, the error will be displayed. The error code will be cleared upon a valid data exchange between boards
All you can do is remove the panel and make sure that the connection between the two boards is good and dry. Other than that, you will be changing cable from the lower board or the lower board itself.

Jul 02, 2014 | Hayward H Series

1 Answer

The CE code is showing on screen


Communication error


If communication between the ignition board and the display board is not established

within 3 s of power-up an error will be displayed. After communication is

established, if it is lost for 30 s, the error will be displayed. The error code will
be cleared upon a valid data exchange between boards.

May 18, 2012 | Hayward H-series Electronic Gas Pool...

1 Answer

I have a CE error code on my Hayward Pool heater. This happened after a heavy rain. Should I try a hairdryer?


According to a Hayward manual the CE error code is a communication error. Here is quote, "If communication between the ignition board and the display board is not established
within 3 s of power-up an error will be displayed. After communication is
established, if it is lost for 30 s, the error will be displayed. The error code will
be cleared upon a valid data exchange between boards."

I don't think you can do any harm by turning the power off, opening the cover and drying everything out the best you can. In addition, if you carefully unplug and then replug each of the connectors then that may also help correct a communication error.

I hope this helps and please vote on this answer. Thank you.

Aug 26, 2011 | Hayward 250kbtu Ng Pool Heater - Inground

2 Answers

The code CE is showing on my Hayward pool Heater what does that mean and can I fix it


I have just repaired my H400 series pool heater from the 3rd CE error in only 3 years since the pool and heater were installed. In each case the circuit board (F0059-456600) was in some way to blame .... I will explain.
Case 1 : Only months after installation the CE error came up. Rain water had got in around the display module and water-damaged the circuit board. It was replaced under warranty. Since then I keep a big plastic lid covering the display unit when the heater is not in use.
Case 2 : 1 year from new the CE error came back. On investigation it was found that a rat had managed to get inside the heater (there are big gaps around the pipe entries) - it had then partly chewed through the ribbon cable joining the two circuit boards together. Display circuit board was replaced at my cost - and all was well again. I also rat-proofed the heater - eliminating all the big openings with chicken wire.
Case 3 : Fired up the pool heater for the first time this year and CE came up. I pulled the display module and this time found obvious signs of blackening / burning on the display circuit board under the big green resistor (R1). Luckily I had kept the old circuit board from the previous time and was able to make 1 good board from the two I had - back in action now.
So in my experience it has been the display circuit board each time - and it only takes a phillips-head screwdriver and about 10 minutes to get it out.

Jul 27, 2011 | Hayward 250kbtu Ng Pool Heater - Inground

1 Answer

Error code "CE" is being displayed. I was told to replace the control board, which I did. Still getting the error message. Does the system need to be restarted to recognize the new board? If so,...


Error code "CE" is "Communication Error" the manual for your heater gives the following description.. "If communication between the ignition board and the display board is not established within 3 s of power-up an error will be displayed. After communication is established, if it is lost for 30 s, the error will be displayed. The error code will be cleared upon a valid data exchange between boards.
That being said If you replaced the board I would check all your connections closely and look for bent pins, corroded/oxidized connectors, etc. If this still does not help give Hayward a call, they usually give pretty good support. You can reach them at 908-351-5400

Sep 19, 2010 | Hayward HSeries Natural Gas Pool Heaters...

1 Answer

I have an H400 heater (H400IDL2) and I get the CE trouble code, how can you determine which board is bad?


CE is a communication error between the display board and the ignition board. If you've had a lot of rain lately it could just be that moisture inside the unit is causing the error rather than a bad board. Take the cover off and blast the inside with a hairdryer for a few minutes, making sure to get the boards and connecting wires. That sometimes clears the error.

Jul 05, 2010 | Hayward H Series Pool & Spa Heater 400k...

1 Answer

CE error code on hayward pool heater


CE= Communication Error between Control Module
and Display Interface Assembly
1. Disconnect and then reconnect power to heater.
2. Check for faulty wiring or connection.
Inspect Display Interface Wiring. Ensure Display Interface Plug is securely attached to Control Module. .
3. Control Module and/or Display Interface Assembly
are defective.Replace Control Module and/or Display Interface Assembly.
Here is a linkt oH aywardmanuals:
http://www.haywardnet.com/inground/products/manuals.cfm

Jul 04, 2010 | Hayward 250kbtu Ng Pool Heater - Inground

1 Answer

CE ERROR


CE is a communication error.

This is an automatic check performed anytime the unit is powered up. If there is no data communication between the main panel and the ignitor you will get this code within 30 seconds.

If communication is re-established this code will disappear.

DO NOT do any of the following with AC power on / to the unit.

First check the ignitor then, the wiring and terminals from the ignitor to the main board.

There just might be a corrosion problem with the circuitry or corrosion on the main board itself.

Thanks for using FixYa.

Kelly

Apr 06, 2010 | Hayward H400FDN Low NOx Natural Gas Pool...

1 Answer

Pool Heater with communication (CE) Error


Code "CE" stands for communication error and describes a fault between the mother board and the display. I doubt it's the relay causing it though...

Feb 15, 2010 | Hayward H-Series 200k BTU Millivolt Heater...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Hayward H200FDN Low NOx Natural Gas Pool or Spa Heater Logo

Related Topics:

20 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Hayward Pool & Spa Experts

Jay Finke
Jay Finke

Level 3 Expert

1343 Answers

Bill Jordan

Level 2 Expert

372 Answers

john h

Level 3 Expert

12650 Answers

Are you a Hayward Pool and Spa Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...