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11-06-16, 07:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 794
Posted By Dr. Spa

There's nothing to clean. It's simply an opening...

There's nothing to clean. It's simply an opening with slots, to prevent larger items from getting sucked in.
11-01-16, 06:44 AM
10-31-16, 07:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 794
Posted By Dr. Spa

Push the little white tab down, hold it down and...

Push the little white tab down, hold it down and unscrew the LARGE black ring on the perimeter of the filter, till it come off. Then grab the knob (with the sticker that says STOP) and pull up. The...
10-31-16, 07:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,148
Posted By Dr. Spa

A self priming pump will pump the air out of...

A self priming pump will pump the air out of itself and begin pumping ware. A non-self priming pump will NEVER pump the air out of itself and will NEVER start pumping water.

However, this doesn't...
10-24-16, 02:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,120
Posted By Dr. Spa

DO NOT USE dishwasher detergent. The best...

DO NOT USE dishwasher detergent.

The best thing to use would be this;

Ahh-Some Water Cleanser for Your Pool, Hut Tub, Jet Bath, Swim Spa and Washing Machine - (http://www.ahhsome.com/)
08-30-16, 05:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 595
Posted By Dr. Spa

You have a bad heater element and it needs to be...

You have a bad heater element and it needs to be replaced.
06-22-16, 08:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 889
Posted By Dr. Spa

The ohm reading should generally be 9 - 12 ohms....

The ohm reading should generally be 9 - 12 ohms. If in fact it is .7 ohms, that's probably your problem.

As far as why the tub heats, a combination of kenetic energy and heat generated by the pump...
05-02-16, 09:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,217
Posted By Dr. Spa

WHAT breaker is tripping? Is it the GFCI breaker...

WHAT breaker is tripping? Is it the GFCI breaker you installed in the main panel to power the spa? If so, more than likely you have the neutral wired incorrectly. The neutral pigtail of the breaker...
03-15-16, 09:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,352
Posted By Dr. Spa

The angle on the boards is dependent upon the...

The angle on the boards is dependent upon the total number of boards. The basic formula is;

The number of Boards times 2, times the ANGLE equals 360
12-29-15, 11:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By Dr. Spa

I wouldn't buy it without seeing if full of water...

I wouldn't buy it without seeing if full of water and being able to check for leaks. If there's freeze damage, it could very well be a lost cause. All the equipment could be replaced for around a...
12-27-15, 04:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,432
Posted By Dr. Spa

The LX-10 CAN be installed WITHOUT a neutral wire...

The LX-10 CAN be installed WITHOUT a neutral wire (page 7 of the owners manual).
12-01-15, 08:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 619
Posted By Dr. Spa

I think, in 2003 Apollo sold private labeled...

I think, in 2003 Apollo sold private labeled Dynasty Spas.
11-30-15, 03:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 619
Posted By Dr. Spa

" Each one read 121V separately so I'm guessing...

" Each one read 121V separately so I'm guessing the unit is receiving 240V?"

WRONG! Only one leg can be hot, the electricity traveling through the heater, making the other leg appear to be hot....
10-30-15, 05:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,632
Posted By Dr. Spa

I attempted to do a conversion using Google, and...

I attempted to do a conversion using Google, and searched for, how many feet is near? and How many feet is two near. There were no results. Perhaps this is a counting system used exclusively by your...
10-28-15, 06:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,947
Posted By Dr. Spa

58130 Got a clear picture of the label...

58130

Got a clear picture of the label indicated?
09-27-15, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,244
Posted By Dr. Spa

Call the manufacturer; Applied Computer...

Call the manufacturer;

Applied Computer Controls (http://www.acc-spas.com/)

1-800-679-7727
09-24-15, 04:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,999
Posted By Dr. Spa

Is there any risk driving your car without any...

Is there any risk driving your car without any brakes?
08-14-15, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,492
Posted By Dr. Spa

Replace the element. additional...

Replace the element.





additional characters to reach the minimum 25.
06-17-15, 03:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 656
Posted By Dr. Spa

Good observation! So, the pump basically pulls...

Good observation! So, the pump basically pulls water through the suction pipe and pumps it back to the pool. Most pumps though are not self priming. e.g. if there's air in the suction line, they...
06-17-15, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 656
Posted By Dr. Spa

"I can't verify if the motor is actually...

"I can't verify if the motor is actually turning."

How long have you let it run for? If it runs for more than a couple of minutes, the motor is not froze up (if it was, it would overheat and...
05-14-15, 10:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,168
Posted By Dr. Spa

What P J said. At $7, just replace it.

What P J said. At $7, just replace it.
05-14-15, 08:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,168
Posted By Dr. Spa

Bad start capacitor. The message you...

Bad start capacitor.


The message you have entered is too short. Please lengthen your message to at least 25 characters.
05-05-15, 12:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,931
Posted By Dr. Spa

A "passive" heater would need to be installed...

A "passive" heater would need to be installed BELOW the water level of your spa. Up on the roof, above the water, it becomes non-passive, "active", and would need to have the pump, pump water through...
05-05-15, 08:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,931
Posted By Dr. Spa

A 1.5kW electric heater would NEVER even begin to...

A 1.5kW electric heater would NEVER even begin to heat an UNINSULATED INGROUND 500 gallon body of water.
04-30-15, 03:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,931
Posted By Dr. Spa

"HEAD" is a term used in plumbing to calculate...

"HEAD" is a term used in plumbing to calculate flow rate, or loss of. It's a combination of height the water is moved, and the resistance caused by the plumbing (yes, length adds to head, but it's...
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