Autotrol Valve Leaking to Drain after Replacing Valve Discs|
Question: After installing new flapper valve disc set in my Autotrol Valve, I checked the function before powering up timer. The valves all seemed to work. I then turned the water flow back on and ha
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 2500 leak to drain - Reasons why valve is still leaking after replacing the Seals & Spacers ( 60021 )|
Reasons why Fleck 2500 valve is still leaking after replacing the Seals & Spacers ( 60121 ). Look at the condition of the Teflon on the Main Piston ( 60900 ). see: http://www.softenerparts.com/Piston
Sears Valve Body drips at INLET|
Customer Writes: (CLICK IMAGES TO ENLARGE) I have a Sears water softener. Model 625.348590 It
is leaking where the supply side water inlet goes into the top valve
body. Just drip drip drip all th
Water Flowing to Salt Tank after replacing
Brine Valve Piston Assembly Fleck part 60032|
Hi , I just received a new repair kit # 56PSKIT and have installed it, however it now puts too much water into the brine tank, so much so the float in the brine tank rises and shuts it off. What have
Fleck 2510 Valve to Tank Adapter Leak - O-rings to replace|
Common o-rings that need replacing for the valve to tank connections are 19936 ( # 7 in diagram below ) https://www.softenerparts.com/ Seal_Base_Seal_Fleck_2510_p/ 3419936.htm and 18303 ( # 14 in dia
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 F
No Pressure Unless the Softener is By Passed|
When do the resins in the softener tank need to be changed?
1. The average water softener will not need it's resins replaced in it's life
time ( 20 + years ).
2. Water softening resins need
Refilling when it should Sucking Water out of Salt Tank ( Brine Rinse cycle ) Fleck Valve|
When Water is coming out of the Valve during the Brine Rinse Cycle ( when suction should be drawing water out, NOT putting water in ), there are several things to check / look for as the source of the
Tools Kit 60135-2510 for Service 1500, 2500, 2510 Seals & Spacers|
My manual indicates Service Repair Kit #60135-2510 , does this
include all parts and tools, and what is the cost?
The PN 60135-2510 "Service Kit" is no longer
It did NOT inclu
Brine Suction problem or High Water in Salt tank with Clack WS1 Valve|
If your Clack WS1 Valve does not appear to be drawing ( sucking in ) the salt water from your brine tank, then here is a list of things to check and information about Brine Suction Failure.
Fleck 3200 timer problems - if "stalling" or not "advancing".|
CUSTOMER PROBLEM: I have replaced the Main Piston and Seals Kit, but valve keeps hanging up on backwash. I need parts for Model 2500 as shown on the Fleck parts on your site The problem is the cycle
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
Brine Draw Failure in Sears, GE Smart Water, North Star Systems, Whirlpool, Morton, Ecodyne, Ecopure and others|
Causes of suction failure in order of importance and frequency: 1 ) Gasket under Nozzle Venturi is worn, cracked, or "dried out". 2 ) Seal Kit is failing at some critical area, and not sealing. Note:
Common Water Problems|
What types of water problems are common?
Hardness in your water.
Hardness is dissolved rock and minerals like calcium and magnesium. Water hardness causes scale build-up in your pipes, washing ma
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
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
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
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