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Not keeping the pool heated. it heats it up but then cannot hold the heat. What is the warranty on these units?

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  • Dale Cobb May 11, 2010

    2 years, does the heater continue running or does it shut off completely and quit heating. There are many reasons why it would have trouble keeping up.

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Warranty is two years. if it's still in warranty, pentair should send a tech out to repair it.

Posted on Feb 09, 2010

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