DE powder flowing back into pool

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My Pool: 30,000 gal rectangle pool and spa with a Hayward Micro clear De 4800 filter system.
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DE powder flowing back into pool

Postby pap » Sun 27 Sep, 2009 18:55

I just replaced my filters about a months ago and DE powder is flowing back into my pool. I think one of my filters is damaged. How do you check DE Filters for leaks?


DE powder flowing back into pool

Postby JohnAnaheim » Thu 01 Oct, 2009 01:11

When my filter started allowing the DE into the pool I simply removed the filter assembly from the canister, rinsed the filters with a garden hose. The filters that had suffered damage we obviously worn. Siply get the sections you need from the local pool store. I would take them in as there are a number of sizes even within the assembly

Hope this helps

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