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Most of the time it is a simple problem that is caused by the way pool cleaners are stored. If you wrap the hose in a coil or around the cleaner when storing it, this is causing the problem. To solve the problem, lay the hose out straight and flat during a warm day. The sun should soften the hose enough to straighten it out. Also, check for obstructions during this time. If the problem continues, you might have too much damage and you might need to replace the entire hose.

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SOURCE: Navigator Pool Cleaner: When I run my hayward cleaner the hose twists up a...

You have either a bad or stuck gear box or a loose or damaged a frame bearing. The gear box controls turning and the a frame controls propulsion, but one bad bearing will cause the cleaner to move more in one direction, causing the hose to coil. You can hold the cleaner under the water by the top of the hose, and it should turn in all directions within a few minutes. If it doesn't, then it is the gearbox. If it does, then likely a problem with the a frames.

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Is the pool cleaners hose actually twisting in the pool or before you put it in? If it is twisting outside of the pool, it might still straighten out when you put it in the water. It it is twisting in the water, you might need to add some additional hose lengths to help it operate smoothly.

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