Intex Sand Filter Pumps

How does an Intex Sand Filter Pump work?
The water flows through the small filter to the sand tank. Here the water is cleaned because the dirty particles remain in the sand and clean water will be ...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:11 PM
The 6-way valve / cover of the Intex sand filter is leaking. What can I do?
Possible causes: • Sand tank o-ring missing. • Sand tank o-ring dirty. • Flange clamp not firm. • 6-way valve damage. Solutions: • Remove the 6-way...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 2:17 PM
How long should the sand filter be on for?
Information coming soon.
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:20 PM
Which type of sand can be used with the Intex sand filter pump?
We recommend Zeolite as a filter medium. Zeolite has some significant advantages over sand: filters up to 10 times smaller particles considerably lower u...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:24 PM
How much sand do I need in my sand filter?
Because Zeolite has a lower specific gravity than quartz sand, less Zeolite is required compared to quartz sand. Example: for a sand filter for 30 kg of...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:30 PM
How often do I have to replace the Zeolite in my sand filter pump?
Zeolite must be replaced once every 3 to 5 years.
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:35 PM
How many positions does the Intex sand filter pump have and what do they do?
FILTER - Function: Normal filtration and cleaning of the water - Direction water flow: From the pump, through sand filter to swimming pool   BACKWASH -...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:42 PM
Pump motor of the sand filter pump not running.
The pump motor of the sand filter pump is not running. What can I do? Possible causes: • The plug is not in the socket. • Defective earth leakage circ...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:44 PM
The sand filter does not purify the water. What can I do?
Possible causes: • Wrong pH or chlorine content. • No filtering media in tank. • Incorrect 6-way valve setting position. • Filter clogged in the bath wa...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:51 PM
The sand filter pumps no or very little water. What can I do?
Possible causes: • Water inlet clogged. • Water outlet clogged. • Fouling or deposits on the filter. • Sand media clogged with dirt. • Incorrectly conn...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2020 at 1:56 PM