How do I reset my Hayward EcoStar pump?
To manually clear, shut off the breaker supplying the EcoStar with power for at least 1 minute, then restore power.
How do you fix a stalled pool pump?
Shut down the power to the pump from the breaker for five minutes – turn back on and try to run the pump. Make sure that there are no blockages in the impeller because the motor will not turn if the impeller cannot rotate. Make sure that the drive is bonded and all four tightening screws are secure on the drive.
What is a pool pump drive?
The Motor. The electric motor is the driving force behind the wet end of the pump, literally and figuratively. The pump’s shaft spins up to 3,450 revolutions per minute to turn the impeller to draw water from your pool and then push it through your filter and back to the pool.
How do you unlock the configuration menu on a Hayward pump?
Press the ‘Menu’ until, ‘Configuration Menu-Locked’ appears. To unlock, press and hold the (<) & (>) until the text, on the display, changes from ‘Locked’ to ‘Unlocked’ (unit will beep).
How do you troubleshoot a Hayward pool pump?
How to Troubleshoot a Hayward Pool Pump
- Step 1: Check the Hoses. Tighten all hose connections on the pump and filter.
- Step 2: Inspect the Pressure Gauge.
- Step 3: Check the Skimmer Basket.
- Step 4: Remove Debris.
- Step 5: Inspect the Impeller.
- Step 6: Backwash the Filter.
- Step 7: Replace the Sand or DE.
How do I unlock my Hayward configuration menu?
What is the life of a pool pump?
between eight to 12 years
Well-maintained high-quality pool pumps can last between eight to 12 years. If you’ve missed out on many critical pool services, however, you can expect your pump to fail sooner. If your pump is more than half a decade old and it’s becoming more and more problematic, it’s best to get a new one.
How do I reset my Hayward pool pump timer?
How do I set the time on my Hayward pool pump?
- STEP 1: Unlock configuration menu.
- STEP 2: Change clock setting.
- STEP 3: Press the mode button to set the start time.
- STEP 4: Press the mode button to set shutoff time.
- STEP 5: Press the mode button to save timer settings.
What is the Hayward Ecostar drive stall error?
Hayward Ecostar drive stall error is unfortunately a common problem with Hayward Eco Star variable speed motors. Drive stall problems are noticed when the pump tries to turn itself on and can not.
How to fix Eco Star Drive pump drive stall error?
Attach a bond wire to the Eco star drive pump or tighten the loose screws on the bottom of the motor. When this has been corrected, shut the power down to the pump and rest it after five minutes. Check if the pump will now run. After checking these items if the motor is still saying drive stall error, it probably means that you need a new drive.
How does The Ecostar work with GL/Hayward pumps?
The EcoStar is wired and set to operate via the GL/Hayward control. When a command is sent to the pump, the EcoStar interface reads “Remote Stop Engaged”. This indicates that the comm. wires from the control are connected in the EcoStar to the input terminals for relay control.
How do I troubleshoot an Ecostar pump that is not working?
If pump is being controlled via data link to a Hayward/Goldline Controller, disconnect the com ground wire between terminal 1 with EcoStar and terminal 4 with Hayward/Goldline Control (page 10). If no change check to insure other data wires are connected correctly (page 10). If error still exists remove all data links and run Standalone.