Pentair IntelliFlo Installation And User Manual

Pentair IntelliFlo Installation And User Manual

Variable speed pump
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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    CUSTOMER SERVICE / TECHNICAL SUPPORT If you have questions about ordering Pentair Aquatic Systems replacement parts, and pool products, please contact: Customer Service and Technical Support, USA Sanford, North Carolina (8 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. ET) (8 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. — Eastern/Pacific Times)
  • Page 3: Important Pump Warning And Safety Instructions

    230 VAC charge even when there is no This guide provides installation and operation instructions for this pump. power to the unit. Consult Pentair with any questions regarding this equipment. • The pump is not submersible. Attention Installer: This guide contains important information about the •...
  • Page 4 For Installation of Electrical Controls at Equipment Pad (ON/OFF Switches, Timers and Automation Load Center) Warnings and safety instructions for Pentair Aquatic Systems pumps Install all electrical controls at equipment pad, such as and other related products are available at: on/off switches, timers, and control systems, etc.
  • Page 5: Pump Overview

    • Refer to your automation system manual for • Up to 8 programmable speeds further details on how to connect and use a Pentair • Pump control panel alarm LED and error messages Automation System with your variable speed warn the user against under and over voltage, high pump(s).
  • Page 6: Installation

    Variable Speed Pump. Refer to “Important Pump ® Warning And Safety Instructions” on pages ii - iii for additional installation and safety information. Note: The IntelliFlo pump cannot be connected in series with other pumps. Location 6 IN. Note: Do not install this pump within an outer enclosure or (15.2 CM)
  • Page 7: Electrical Installation

    This will prevent foreign matter (i.e. rainwater, dust, etc.) from accumulating in the drive. Note: When connecting the pump to a Pentair Automation System, continuous power must be supplied to the pump by connecting it directly to the circuit breaker. When using an automation system, be sure that no other lights or appliances are on the same circuit.
  • Page 8: Connecting To An Automation System

    ® Pentair Automation Systems. An RS-485 communication cable is provided with the pump and will be used to connect the pump to a Pentair automation system. Refer to the automation system manual for further details on how to connect and use the system with your variable speed pump.
  • Page 9: Operating The Pump

    OPERATING THE PUMP NOTE: Speed 1 is the default filtration speed. NOTE: When setting up the IntelliFlo Variable Speed Pump, the user must set the pump’s internal clock and establish an ® operation schedule by following the steps in this manual. Please refer to user’s guide sections: ‘Set Time’ (page 9) and ‘Set Speeds 1-8 in Schedule Mode’...
  • Page 10: Using The Operator Control Panel

    Using the Operator Control Panel Use the operator control panel to start and stop the IntelliFlo Key Lockout Icon ® Variable Speed Pump, program, set, and change speeds (RPM), and access pump features and settings. 12:15p Controls and LEDs on Keypad 750 RPM Button 1: Press to select Speed 1 (750 RPM).
  • Page 11: Stopping And Starting The Pump

    Schedule mode will override any manually selected speed (speeds set by manually pressing any of the speed buttons on the control panel). Pump Operating Modes The IntelliFlo Variable Speed Pump can be programmed ® in three different modes: Manual, Schedule, and Egg Timer.
  • Page 12: Control Panel: Pump Menu Guide

    (page 16) Set Speed (450 RPM - 3450 RPM) Default 1000 RPM Set Speed 40° F - 50° F (4.4° C through 10° C) Default: 40° F (4.4° C) Pump Temperature INTELLIFLO Variable Speed Pump Installation and User’s Guide ®...
  • Page 13: Pump Settings

    Fahrenheit - Default: F° 3450 RPM (default is 3450). Use this setting to set the is off longer than 96 hours. C° Celsius maximum running speed of the IntelliFlo ® Variable Speed 1. Check that the green power LED is on.
  • Page 14: Set Screen Contrast

    6. Press Save to select the control panel language. To Password Protection cancel any changes, press Back to exit without saving. Enabled 7. Press Back to exit. 12:15 750 RPM Actual Speed Running Speed 1 INTELLIFLO Variable Speed Pump Installation and User’s Guide ®...
  • Page 15: Setting Password

    Set Speed displayed. The factory default time is 1 minute. This Enter Password (xxxx) Default: 1234 Time means the IntelliFlo Variable Speed Pump will go ® into Password Protection mode 1 minute after the last control panel key is pressed.
  • Page 16: Set Speeds 1-4 In Manual Mode

    8. Press Save to save the new time setting. 12. Press Save to save the new stop time setting. 13. Press Start/Stop. 12:15p 12:15p The IntelliFlo Variable Speed Pump will prime and ® begin to run the programmed schedule at the specified Manual Egg Timer start time.
  • Page 17: External Control

    13. Press Back to return to set Program 2. 14. Use Up or Down arrow to scroll to “Program 2”. 15. Repeat Steps 5 through 13 to set Program 2, 3, and 4. INTELLIFLO Variable Speed Pump Installation and User’s Guide ®...
  • Page 18: Features

    Speed”. Once the pump achieves prime, it will resume Note: Quick Clean is the only high-speed override normal operation after the preset priming delay. feature of the IntelliFlo Variable Speed Pump. ® This feature can be used to increase the pump speed for Note: It is possible to set “Maximum Speed”...
  • Page 19: Priming Features

    Priming Features (1 - 100%) Default: 1 PRIMED SENSITIVITY Default: ENABLED DISABLED/ENABLED Allows IntelliFlo Variable Speed Pump to automatically detect if pump if is primed for startup. ® (1 second - 10 minutes) Default: 20 seconds PRIMING DELAY The pump will speed up to 1800 RPM and pause for three (3) seconds - if there is enough water in the basket, the pump will go out of priming mode and run the commanded speed.
  • Page 20: Setting Priming Features

    PRIMING DELAY System 2. Use Down arrow to scroll to “Priming” and press Disabled / Enabled - Default: Enabled DISABLED/ENABLED When the IntelliFlo Variable Speed Pump is connected ® Select. to an automation control system, the priming feature 3. The factory default is set to priming “Enabled“. To on the pump cannot be disabled by the external disable, press Select.
  • Page 21: Thermal Mode

    PUMP TEMPERATURE Note: Thermal Mode features are only accessible if (1 - 100%) Default: 1 PRIMED SENSITIVITY (450 RPM - 3450 RPM) that runs when the IntelliFlo ® Thermal Mode is “Enabled”. Variable Speed Pump goes into Thermal Mode. The...
  • Page 22: Maintenance

    MAINTENANCE DO NOT open the strainer pot if IntelliFlo ® Variable Speed Pump fails to prime or if pump has been operating without water in the strainer pot. Pumps operated in these circumstances may experience a build up of vapor pressure and may contain scalding hot water.
  • Page 23: Servicing

    Pentair recommends that safety gloves be worn when holding the impeller spring seal in the sealplate. The pump requires little or during disassembly and reassembly.
  • Page 24: Pump Reassembly

    8. Reinstall the drive onto the top of the motor. the drive and motor, it is critical in keeping moisture out of the drive and motor. Replace the gasket if 9. Fill the IntelliFlo Variable Speed Pump with water. ®...
  • Page 25 To avoid burns when handling the motor, shut off the motor and allow it to cool for 20 minutes before servicing. The pump provides an automatic internal cutoff switch to protect the motor from heat damage during operation. INTELLIFLO Variable Speed Pump Installation and User’s Guide ®...
  • Page 26: Troubleshooting

    Internal Error Indicates that the self-monitoring motor control software has encountered an error. Clear the alarm and restart the pump. If this alarm persists, contact Pentair Technical Service at 1-800-831-7133. INTELLIFLO Variable Speed Pump Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 27: Troubleshooting Chart

    Check and clean pool filter. and Warning on page 22). Suction/discharge piping is too small. Increase piping size. Increase filtration run time. Speed is set too slow for proper filtration cycle. INTELLIFLO Variable Speed Pump Installation and User’s Guide ®...
  • Page 28 “DISPLAY NOT ACTIVE”. Communication network inoperative. A defective device on the network can inhibit the proper operation of other network device. Devices should be disconnected sequentially until the network starts working. INTELLIFLO Variable Speed Pump Installation and User’s Guide ®...
  • Page 29 070387 Mechanical Seal 071734S Volute WF 350015 357157 Impeller, 3 HP 073131 O-Ring 112 for Drain Plug (Qty2) 192115 Impeller, IntelliFlo i1 073128 Drain Plug WF (Qty2) 071131 357161 Impeller, IntelliFlo i2 073131A Volute Kit (Includes Item #1-7) 357243 357244...
  • Page 30: Technical Data

    WEF 7.5 THP 3.95 Note: Refer to the pump motor label, and all national and local 011060 WEF 6.9 THP 3.95 electrical codes, for specific electrical requirements and specifications. Pump Performance Curves (IntelliFlo i1 Pumps) CURVE SPEED 450 RPM 660 RPM...
  • Page 31: Pump Performance Curves (Intelliflo I2)

    Pump Performance Curves (IntelliFlo i2 Pumps) CURVE SPEED MAX SPEED 450 RPM 750 RPM 1050 RPM SPEED 4 1250 RPM 1500 RPM 1725 RPM 2050 RPM 2350 RPM 2550 RPM 2850 RPM 3110 RPM 3450 RPM SPEED 3 SPEED 2...
  • Page 32: Operator Control Panel Quick Reference Guide

    Operator Control Panel: Pump Menu Quick Reference Guide MENU Press MENU button to access menus SETTINGS Set Date and Time Date Months (1-12) Days (1-31) (pages 8-10) Years (2000-2050 Plus) Time Hours (24hr Mode: 0-23) (12hr Mode: 1-12 AM & PM) Minutes (0-60) Hour Format AM/PM - Default: AM/PM...
  • Page 33 NOTES...
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  • Page 35 NOTES...
  • Page 36 Unless expressly noted, names and brands of third parties that may be used in this document are not used to indicate an affiliation or endorsement between the owners of these names and brands and Pentair Water Pool and Spa, Inc. Those names and brands may be the trademarks or registered trademarks of those third parties.

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