Cecilia Harsch has been writing professionally since Thanks for any h. Turn off the pump. Customer Service Newsroom Contacts. Measure the inside diameter of the port fitting to be sure. Winterization also requires you to disconnect the hoses for the pool, pump and filter. This will flush all the impurities or fine sand particles out of the sand media.
Step 26 Run the pool pump for 2 minutes after you have a steady flow of water out the waste line after the pump is fully primed.
How to Hook Up a Swimming Pool Filter
I use this connector for hooking two 1. Works great, just what I needed. This unit Hayward ST uses 3 50 lb bags of sand - lbs total. Locate the pool pump. Step 28 Turn the pump back ON and run until the water in the sight glass is clear. Normally this hose is placed about halfway down into the side of the pool, where it can suck out water circulating in the bottom or the middle of the pool. Step 10 The sand filter package comes with a cardboard sand shield.