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if filters then no backwash needed keep filters clean make sure to clean filters with TSP first tri sodium phosphate its a degreaser then filters will be ok

Pentair Garden | Answered on Apr 07, 2018

common white, high black to #2 low red to #3 green ground

Pentair Garden | Answered on Feb 11, 2018

I believe the pot is screwed into the pump body/volute. Lift the complete pump enough to turn the entire pot counter clockwise, to unthread it off of the volute.

Pentair Garden | Answered on May 27, 2014

I really would need a picture to be more accurate. If you have no way to hold the lid on to get suction, you have to replace the front bowl (pot) as that is where the strainer basket is and how the flow is created. That bowl (pot) unscrews from the front housing. You have to be able to free the suction pipe from the bowl and have enough room to spin the bowl off. You may also have to remove the pressure side pipe if you do not have enough room to turn the bowl (pot) off. If you can not get the bowl off of the front plate, you will have to replace the bowl and front plate all at once.

Pentair Garden | Answered on May 18, 2014

If you can put some food coloring in it so you can see the leak better and you find a crack in internal or external on both fitting; may be find the parts are warn down some and may need some plumming tape put on them or replaced.

Pentair Garden | Answered on Oct 26, 2013

If it is only a pinhole it should be an easy fix. First dry the unit thoroughly, the drier the better. Then use superglue gel to patch the hole from both sides.You may wish to smooth the glue for aesthetics just make sure you leave enough so the glue can hold to the interior under pressure. The gel will dry overnight and is non-toxic. Larger holes or cracks would require a plastic welder or applying fiber glass.

Pentair Garden | Answered on Apr 17, 2011

Refer this question to Dixie Chopper. You might even to be able to get illustrated instructions.

Garden | Answered 33 minutes ago

First spray some starter fluid into the carb. If it starts you still have a fuel problem. If no spark then check the coil connections and the ignition box connections. Check for a spark at the plug. Check the engine compression. The backfire may have been caused by the a valve that was open when it should have been closed.

Garden | Answered 23 hours ago

I don't think it matters though somehow storing it level seems more sensible.
It is more important to store it where it will be protected from wide extremes of temperature and high humidity that creates lots of condensation - this is due to the amounts of flexible materials in the motor and the ignition module.

Long term storage should be with an empty fuel tank and the engine run until the carb is empty.

Garden | Answered 3 days ago

One years seed, 7 years weed! Use Round Up, Flamethrowers, mechanical tillers, hand tools, just keep attacking them until they give up. Commercially, you can buy 'Total Weedkiller', nothing will grow for 7 years.

Worst stuff i dealt with was Japanese Knotweed in the UK which is a notifiable invasive species. The
local authority was pleased with my ideas, and I won :>)

Garden | Answered 3 days ago

never heard of the brand

Garden | Answered 3 days ago

I would go to Yesterdays tractor website. ( ytmag.com ) someone in the mower forum will know where you can get one or they will post a diagram for you.

Garden | Answered on Jul 30, 2020

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