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New Timer Motor 18743 kicks the unit into 'REGEN', but that's as far as it will go.
If you install a new Fleck 5600 motor timer and it does keep the time o.k. and even kicks the unit into 'REGEN', but that's as far as it will go, THEN: * It is possible you have dropped the cu
Carbon replacement - How often should you replace the carbon in a whole house unit?
QUESTION: How often should you replace the carbon in a whole house unit? My tank measures 10" x 54" and the water coming out is clear and odorless. I called one local company and they told me "never"
How does Hankscraft metered valve compare with the Fleck 5600 or the Hankscraft digital unit in terms of lasting durability
How does Hankscraft metered valve compare with the Fleck 5600 or the Hankscraft digital unit in terms of lasting durability The RESINS does all the "work", so all water softeners are 95% the same in
U.K. Shipments, Taxes, and Handling Charges
Many thanks for the excellent service. I believe my package is waiting for me to collect it from the Post Office. The reason for this note is that you may wish to draw to the attention of folk buying
# 3 RETURN Policy and Procedure
Return Policy and Procedure - No RMA required. RETURNS / "your order number" 517 Paul Morris DR STE C3 Englewood, FL 34223 90 day money back - Or exchange. Only a 15 % restocking
CANADA - Does ship to Canada
Canada Post is currently experiencing delays due to high volumes and absenteeism from employees. Delays are expected to improve as the weeks progress. For more information, please visit their webs
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
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
Salt Usage In Water Softening
How much salt should my softener be using? 1. The average is 80 lbs. per month, BUT can vary depending upon the type of valve used and the quality of water being treated. 2. Metered valves w
No Salt Systems for Water Softening
I see ads for "No Salt" needed water conditioners. 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
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
Low water flow RO filters - Tank Pressure Problem
The number one reason for low water flow from a reverse osmosis system is low air pressure in the holding tank. The Problem: Low Volume and Poor Pressure Little to No air pressure will result in
Trouble Shooting Guide for the Fleck 5600 and 5600 Econominder Valve
  PROBLEM   CAUSE   CORRECTION 1.  Softener fails to regenerate. A.   B. C. Electrical service to u
440 Timer Rebuilding / Repair / fix Guide
An obvious problem that can occur is for the timer motor to fail. The motors turn at 1 rpm, so it is quite easy to tell if it is turning. A more common problem is for one or more of the drive gears t
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
Autotrol Valve Flow Rate Problem - Either Resin in Tank or Valve Discs not Opening Enough
Question:   I have a Autotrol 155 which seems to have a low flow rate while in the service mode. This was noticed over a few days due to an electric shower which was unable to operate corr
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:
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
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
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