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Cabinet Model Design - Pros and Cons
The only pro is they take up a little less space than separate Resin tank and separate Brine tank ( although small square brine tanks installed right next to Resin tank would not take up more space )
# 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
Bruner Valve - Old and New Styles
Older Bruner softeners ( Model B-790-4 ) used an Autotrol model 160 valve in late 1970s and early 80s. This model is like the 155 valve in size, but does not use an "air check" on the valve. In this
Culligan Valve Replacement
QUESTION: I have a Culligan Medalist outdoor water softener Serial # 48151804J23 around 3 1/2 years old plagued with problems. I want to replace the entire mechanism from the tank up. My ques
Culligan Valve Replacement Question
QUESTION: I got a Culligan Medalist Series water softener and i want to get away from culligan. What valve would replace the one I got. ANSWER: * Sorry, none ( directly ). All true Culligan Valves a
General Ionics Valve or Tank Replacement
The General Ionics valve and tank are proprietary in design. Only a few of the parts made for "Fleck" valves are interchangeable. Many key parts of the valve ( like main piston and seal kit ) are prop
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"
By Pass - Autotrol Old Style - How to Use
Question: How do you turn the bypass valve on / off ? What does 61F do? The old style Autotrol By Pass Valves ( 156 used on 155 valves ) operate by using a "push in" method of redirecting the flow. I
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
Tectonic Water Softener Model# CB-32D
I am trying to locate a parts list & schematics for the Tectonic Water Softener Model #CB-32D. I have called the following Tectonics and was referred to a company it had be sold to: CSI: Water
Technetic - Series 1010 Bypass Valve
Technetic 1000 and Plus 1000i - used Series 1010 Bypass Valve. And many have / will become cracked and start leaking. The By Pass ( 1010 ) is obsolete , and no longer available from any known sou
Pre-1980 Culligans used some Fleck 2500 parts
Customer Question: I have a Culligan 444320 that I need to rebuild the main piston valve. the valve appears to be a fleck design. Your fleck 60090 piston kit looks just like mine . Can you advise
MacClean McClean Mac Clean Mc Clean Valve
The MacClean valves and tank are proprietary in design after 2001 ( bought out by CUNO, which in turn was bought out by 3M ). See: http://www.aquapure.com/ or http://www.aquapurefilters.com/store/prod
Culligan Twin Tank Valve using Fleck 8500, 9000, and 9100 Controls.
Culligan has used the Fleck 8500, 9000 and 9100 Fleck valve controls for models that use twin resin tanks. The parts used in the heads will match the parts and diagrams for the similar Fleck versions
Hard water when Autotrol Valve is working and using Salt properly - By Passing the RESIN?
Problem: ** If the Autotrol softener valve is truly operating correctly and you truly have NO Soft Water, then it would mean the water is NOT going through your RESIN. By pass points are: * # 4 valve
Star Water Systems
I have an older Star Water Systems Water softener, and on the electronic control box on the Control Valve, it says it is a model # S11FS32DR6. Can you tell me which valve is a direct replacement, so I
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
Brine Suction problem with Fleck 5600 or similar Hankscraft Valve
If your Fleck 5600 ( or similar Hankscraft design ) Valve is not drawing ( sucking in ) the salt water from your brine tank, then here is a list of things to check and information about Brine Suction
460TC or Logix 740 - Which Timer Replacement is Best?
Hello. I am helping my father purchase an Autotrol 255 Valve Module and I noticed that there are two option I can choose from. There is one that comes with the 460TC timer and one that comes wit