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Why does my swimming pool cleaner not run properly?

Published on Apr 29, 2015 in Pool Cleaners

A dirty or blocked filter will seriously affect your swimming pool cleaner. Sand will usually last around 5-6 years and should be changed; pool cartridge elements may last up to 4 years, sometimes a lot less depending on the history of backwashes and cleaning. All suction type pool cleaners (like Kreepy Krauly and Barracuda) may be affected by these issues. Expert Swimming Pool Cleaner Tips & Advice Try your swimming pool cleaner with the sand filter on “recirculate” or remove the cartridge element and see if this fixes the issue. If so we need to come and do a replacement or […]

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