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
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
No Salt Systems for Water Softening|
I see ads for "No Salt" needed water
How do they work without using salt?
1. Many dealers will advertise a no salt water conditioner. Any brand of
water conditioner can be oper
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
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:
Error Codes Sears, GE, NorthStar Timers|
*** Error Code 01, 02, 03 or 04 can be the SWITCH , the wiring connection to the switch and back of circuit board, OR it could be a weak motor OR it could be "drag" on the motor because the Rotor Disc
GE SmartWater Switch Activation Not in Sync with Cam Gear|
The softener stops just short of where it needs to for the fill and brine cycles. On the valve body the indicator is to the left of the letter slightly past mark, but it still needs a lit
How to Set Meter without the People or Hardness Labels on Fleck Econominder Valves|
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
Salt is Not Going Down.
What could cause this problem?|
My Valve appears to be operating but the Salt is Not Going Down.
What could cause this problem?
The salt not going down could be due to many different reasons.
1 ) Valve is not regenerating du
Clearing Memory in Sears, GE, and NorthStar Circuit Board|
When you have an unusually high water usage day, your softener's electronic control will "remember" this for a long time. In the case of the controllers commonly used in Sears, GE, and N
Where is my package - no tracking - delays - best methods|
If your order is not received in 7 - 10 days, or no tracking progress is shown online, there are several possible reasons for this.
DOMESTIC ( USA ) First Class Mail orders normally arrive in 7 days
Meter - Cover Replaced, but Still not working..|
The "meter cover", part # 14038 can be the reason your Fleck Econominder is not regenerating automatically. Once you have determined the timer motor is functioning properly, the meter is the next part
Flow Plug in Nozzle Venturi housing - Number up or down? In Sears, GE Smart Water, North Star Systems|
Flow Plug in Nozzle Venturi housing - Number up or down? I have a question about the 0.3 BLFC Button used on Sears, North Star, and G.E. / Whirlpool softeners. Part # 1148800 or GE part # WS22X100
CUNO Uniflex Tank Replacement|
Customer Writes: Want to replace a Uniflex Components D0804099 MTP 0844F tank. Also says CUNO a 3M company. Tank is leaking at the base cap. Repairable? or new tank needed? If you don't offer replace
NovRam, 460i and 460TC timers - What is the difference?|
Older versions = NovRam 460
Mid 1990s, replaced by 460i with separate transformer and the 460i design was used in 2011 to create the 460TC as a non-metered "Day" timer replacement for the mec
North Star Condition Softeners and Water Filters|
* We carry all the commonly used residential parts, and can special order Commercial North Star and various "Water Filters" parts. Residential Water softeners, Models: 3/4" Valve Body = NSC15ED, NSC25
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
# 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
CTA Membrane Not Enough Water|
* Customer Writes: I ordered a set of three Microline filters from you at the beginning of the year ( S1224RS CTA Membrane, S7011 Sediment Prefilter, & S7025 GAC Post Filter).
I installed the
Trouble Shooting Guide for the Fleck 5600 and 5600 Econominder Valve|
Softener fails to regenerate.
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