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I just bought a new pool cleaner and connected it but it floats up to the surface of the pool after an hour or so. Please let me know how to solve this. i have always had a hayward system and was just replacing my old one with which i was very happy.

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With these automatic pool cleaners, this is a pretty common problem with newer models and one that is usually an easy fix. First make sure that you are getting the proper amount of water flow and that it is consistent. Too much water flow can cause the cleaner to rise to the surface during cleaning. Make sure that you have proper tension in the rear flap. Too much tension could cause it to float. Make sure that all air is removed from the cleaner head. Make sure that the hose is not becoming tangled and that the return lines are functioning properly.

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