Installation of a 50 amp. Chlorine or Bromine Residual: The amount of chlorine or bromine remaining after chlorine or bromine demand has been satisfied. See our page for more information. Older spas frequently operate on Timer Mode or Automatic Mode. Alternate possibilities: Malfunctioning Pressure Switch; Malfunctioning Flow Switch; Clogged Pump Impellar; Closed Shutoff Valve near pump or heater The water got very hot but then everything just shut down. The final thing it could be, without getting further complicated, is the hi-limit switch is faulty and needs to be replaced. A regular cleaning won't do anything for the insides of your spa's piping, which can collect all sorts of gunk, particularly if the spa is left empty or partially filled for an extended period.
Reinstall the filter and then the skimmer basket, and weir once the spa is filled. Visit our page for tips. A good way to check if the filter is causing the hi-limit switch to trip, is to run the spa without the filter for a couple of days. Union 2 , Hydro jet pump 2. When some two-speed pumps are operating at low speed, they do not push a noticeable flow of water through the jets. The website offers consumers many tips for enhancing the earth-friendliness of their units.
Please be certain to carefully follow all instructions and suggestions listed on whatever sanitizing and cleaning products you choose to utilize, in addition to suggestions made by your spa's manufacturer. Frequently we find that Diverter Valves are inadvertently adjusted during a spa cleaning or refill. With proper basic care, the spa will provide many years of hot water relaxation. Are the shut off valves open all the way? The replacement spa basically had no warranty because the company would only honor the warranty from the original purchase date, not the date the spa was installed. Is there water coming out of the jets at all? Ensure that the drain is closed and remove the filter compartment cover, skimmer basket, weir, and filter. It would be impossible to troubleshoot your spa without one. The high concentration of chlorine gas which may exist as a result of super chlorination not daily sanitation may eventually cause discoloration or degradation to the bottom of the cover, which would not be covered under the terms of your warranty.
What is often helpful, however, is isolating the problem. This company, part of Watkins Manufacturing, an industry-leading producer of premium spas, is a member of the Masco family of home products. A clean filter permits the hydrotherapy system to function properly and also allows more efficient filter cycles. When giving your water a super chlorination treatment, open the cover at least half way for twenty minutes to allow the chlorine gas to vent off. The Niagara Model I purchased is perfect for my back pain and joints.
We suggest a product called Natural Chemistry Spa Purge, an enzymatic cleaner that's made to get rid of the gunk you can't reach. The lighting has failed and now has plumbing leak making the spa unusable. If the problem still is not resolved, call your Caldera. Possible diagnosis: Water level too low Keeping your spa's water at it's proper level is important. I spent way too much money on the purchase considering it didn't outlast the warranty. If the Total Alkalinity is too high, the pH level will tend to be high and may be difficult to bring down. A process of equipment component elimination can also be illuminating: Unplugging each device one at a time and retesting the Breaker.
Be careful not to overtighten the nut, as it will break or damage the piping. Call your local service professional for replacement. But everything takes a long time, so I go to the dealer and told him sale me that Caldera it was in the showroom so I have quick another jacuzzi. Some Automatic Modes run the pump continuously on low speed. Possible diagnosis: Cross-threaded or cracked filter lid Your filter lid threads onto the filter housing rather delicately, and can sometimes be improperly sealed, even when screwed down tight.
If you install the spa outdoors, we recommend a reinforced concrete pad at least four inches thick. Outlet for optional Ozone 10. Slope 1 inch per 10 ft. I was told it was a vibration that he could easily fix it Monday. It makes a noise akin to a jet taking off from the runway. Fortunately, once this air is released from the system, everything should work properly. Some of my spa's jets aren't pushing out water as hard as other jets.
The same rule applies when testing a coil as with a heating element. Since a spa's equipment needs to have water in it to operate, your motors won't pump when there's air trapped in them. The sign, which is required as a condition of Product Listing, should be permanently installed where it is visible to the users of the spa. Possible diagnosis: Deteriorating O-Rings Older spas can sometimes suffer from deteriorating gaskets and o-rings: If yours are deteriorating, it's quite possible that they'll all need to be replaced, not only to prevent black debris from floating around, but to keep your spa's plumbing water-tight. We have contacted Caldera customer service with both issues and they tell us they can't help us.
Rhonda and Kevin Owners educated me and with great detail. I wanted to thank you for your time explaining what I needed, as I wasn't 100% sure if what I was ordering was correct. Spa was replaced once and the replacement spa had the same issues. Follow the instructions on page 12 to remove the float- ing weir, basket and filter cartridge. These are basic guidelines based on manufacturer's suggestions and our experience after over twenty years of servicing spas.