Air bubbles in pool

Leaks in the pool, plumbing, filtration system, skimmer, ...
Finding & repairing swimming pool leaks.
DFWorrell

Air bubbles in pool

Postby DFWorrell » Wed 11 Jul, 2007 07:43

I have very small air bubbles coming out of my return jet. So after the pump runs for a couple of hours, I get these bubbles all in the pool. What are they and what can I do to stop it.


Backglass
Swimming Pool Superstar
Swimming Pool Superstar
Posts: 727
Joined: Tue 29 May, 2007 09:02

Postby Backglass » Wed 11 Jul, 2007 08:00

It's air. Your pump is probably a little bigger than you need so when the filer is clean it creates a tremendous vacuum. You have small leaks in valves, connectors, pump lid basket/gasket/skimmer, etc and it's drawing in air.

It's also not anything to really worry about unless your pump is running dry.

Return to “Swimming Pool Leaks”

Who is online at the Pool Help Forum

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests