Problem with the filtration system

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Tom72981
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My Pool: Subterranean 10-15 foot pool. About four feet deep.

Problem with the filtration system

Postby Tom72981 » Wed 03 Jul, 2019 09:19

I have a four foot above ground pool with a small sand filter and pump. I took pictures of my equipment but can seem to upload. I found an almost identical system on Amazon and I have attached the link so that people can see what system I have. The problem is that there is almost zero pressure. I am not sure what could be causing this. The pump is running because the motor is running and when I disconnect the hoses to the pump, water is flowing upward. I inspected all of the hoses to make sure that there are no blockages and there are none. I may have to get new equipment but I am not sure if this is a pump issue or a sand filter issue. Does anyone know what to do here? Thanks


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My Pool: 10k inground fibreglass, Telescopic Cover, Hayward Powerline pump, Quality filter with glass media, 27kw output heat pump, K-2006C test kit
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Re: Problem with the filtration system

Postby Denniswiseman » Wed 03 Jul, 2019 16:27

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