Start / Operation
Starting the pump
Fill pump strainer with water to suction pipe level.
Lubricate the lid O-ring with silicone each time it is removed.
Energize the motor, the pump will prime. The priming time depends on the suction lift
and distance from the pool. Five minutes is a reasonable time.
Pump will not lift more than 2,5 meter (7 ft.). If pump does not prime, see troubleshooting
The strainer basket should be daily removed and cleaned. Never operate the pump without its
Cooling ribs of electric
Preliminary filter housing
O-Ring in preliminary filter
Protect the pump from freezing.
Remove all plugs and drain the pump and all piping.
Store drains and plugs in the strainer basket.
Remove the pump to a dry and warm room.
Do not wrap the motor with plastic covering as condensation may damage the pump.
In installations where the pump cannot be drained, a 40% propylene glycol, 60% water solution
will protect to -46°C.
Do not use other anti-freeze solutions, these are all highly toxic and will damage the pump.
The electrical motor must be wired by a professional according to this installation instruction
and all applicable local regulations. The professional installer should foresee that the motor has
sufficient motor protection. All electrical data should be utilized from the motor nameplat.
The supply voltage should be within ± 5% of the design voltage, specified on the nameplate of the
Check lines and
Clean the cooling ribs to
maintain the cooling effect
Check housing for dirt
Replace if necessary
Repair any damage
installation / refitting
Look out for any of pumps
Rectify loose connections
or cables immediately.
Have all faults repaired by
a qualified electrician
Remove all dirt thoroughly