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H2OW TO Softener = Fleck 5600 SE valve on 10 x 19 tank in cabinet
* Customer wrote in looking for replacement tank for HOW TO ( H2ow To ) softener: Andrew,The hole in the top is approx.2 3/4" across-the overall height is 18 3/4" tall - outer diameter is approx. 10"
Pressure Drop or Flow Rate reductions through a Water Softener / Filter System - Things to Consider
Pressure or Flow Rate Problems # 1 REASON is the RESINS in the water softener need to be changed. . and this is discussed at the end of this article ( and several other places on our website
# 1 FAQ = High Water in Brine Tank - Problem -Softener does not remove the water from my salt tank or overflow
My softener does not remove the water from my salt tank when it regenerates. What should I check? 1. Make sure all the fittings are tight. Also check the tubing going to the salt tank for
Distributor Failure in Bottom of Resin Tank
A customer has had 2 distributor failures within a relatively short time. This time he thinks he may have lost the majority of his resin. Can you please shed some light on possible causes for distribu
Low Pressure Through Softener On Chlorinated Water
Resin Replacement ( When, Why, and How ) When or Why to replace your softening resins. First let me say that is has been my experience that the resins
Average Salt Amount Needed and Normal Water Level In Brine Tank
The amount of salt needed to properly recharge a water softener is mostly based on the amount of resins being recharged. 3/4 cu.ft. resin = 6 - 9 lbs. 1 cu.ft. resin = 8 - 10 lbs. 1.5 cu.ft resin = 1
Microline Filters S7125 and S7128 are Different Size - Proprietary
Customer Writes: I have an aquapro TFC-4 RO system installed in my home. I need replacement filters ( S7125 and S7128 ) and am having a hard time locating them. I see filters labeled as for TFC-4
Brine Refill Problem - No water in salt tank - Autotrol
Does the tank float have to touch the bottom of the tank to signal the autotrol to put water into the brine tank * No. or is it metered after the brine is injected into the softener ( I'm wondering i
740 and 760 Logix Timer Programming Instructions
Best place to start is the un-programmed state: Press and hold "set" ( square ) and "down" ( arrow ) buttons together for 5 seconds. Then press and hold "set" ( square ) button for 5 seconds. You will
Erie 2001 Valve Leaking to Drain or Brine Tank - Cam Sync problem
Picture 001 (click to enlarge) Picture 002 (click to enlarge) Picture 003 (click to enlarge) ** Customer shares how to Sync the Cam on an Erie 2001 Rotary Valve I began by removing the cover of the
Fleck 5600 Still Getting Stuck After Replacing the Pistons and Seals Kit
CUSTOMER WRITES: I have purchased parts for my fleck 5600 system before and I am again having trouble. The timer still gets STUCK. I have rebuilt it ( new Pistons and Seals Kit ) twice and now am not
How to Set Meter without the People or Hardness Labels on Fleck Econominder Valves
Andrew, Thank you for the very prompt shipping of my Fleck 5600 Econominder Controller. I've purchased two items from you and both times the shipping has been excellent. I have a
Iron Staining and my Water Softener seems to be working okay, Why is that?
There are several things that could cause you to still be getting staining. 1) It is critical that your system never run empty of salt. 2) It is important that the time of day be kept correct and
440i motor replacement guide
I bought an electric motor for my autotrol 440i. I can not figure out how to remove the motor. There is no screw in this one only a clip at the top and bottom. I can not turn it to remove it. Help!
Sears and GE Smartwater - Water Not Soft - Distributor Oring problem and solution
Sears Kenmore, North Star, Mortons, Ecodyne, Ecopure, Whirlpool, and GE Smartwater softeners use the same clamp to tank valve design since the early 1990s. And on occasion the distributor o-ring, tha
High Water in Brine Tank - Problems and Solutions
My softener does not remove the water from my salt tank when it regenerates. What should I check? 1. Make sure all the fittings are tight. Also check the tubing going to the salt tank for small
Stains in Laundry - several possible causes
Even though you have a working water softener ( maybe a separate Greensand Iron Filter ), there are several things that could cause you to still be getting staining. 1) It is critical that your sys
How often do we need to change the Membrane in the RO?
* Change the prefilter and the postfilter every 6 - 12 months is recommended. But not the "membrane", as it can last 2 - 5 years. How do we know when it's time to change the membrane
Adding Carbon to Resin in same Tank - Not Recommended
How much of the carbon do I need to add to resin? * NONE. The small amount that some manufacturers add ( Rainsoft and Ionics are two, but there are others ) does next to nothing after 3 months.
Technetic 1000, Plus, 1100i replacement Valve Recommendation
Customer Question: Hi I have an Technetic 1100 it needs to be replaced can you tell what one would be the best to replace it with. Thanks The Valve that is closest to your Technetics is the Autotro