To empty water manually from the filter using the Pool App

  • Using the Pool App, TURN AUTOMATION OFF.  It may take up to 30 seconds to respond
  • Rotate the valve on top of the filter from FILTER to BACKWASH.  If there is an additional valve in the Backwash line, open it.
  • TURN AUTOMATION ON
  • Start the FILTER in manual for as long as you think you need, typically 5-10 minutes for an overfull pool.  It may take 30 seconds to respond.
  • If you want to stop, TURN AUTOMATION OFF.
  • After the pump stops, return the Filter Valve from BACKWASH to FILTER.  If there is an additional valve in the Backwash line, shut it.
  • TURN AUTOMATION ON