How to Seal the O-Ring on a Swimming Pool Filter
Take appropriate steps to seal O-Ring on the filter to avoid future damage.Clean the area around the pool filterThe ring is installed to remove a small amount of silica or debris from the area with a soft cloth.A filter has a few O-Rings in different locationsThey are mounted on the pressure gauge and tank adapter at the top of the filter.
A large O-The ring exists between the top and bottom of the tankPool filter.Other O-The filter outlet, inlet and drain plug are fitted with a ring.Wipe the O-Clean the ring with a soft cloth to remove the debris and the old sealing material.
Debris and the old sealing material may result in O-Ring not properly sealed.Inspect the O-A ring used for damage, such as a crack or curling area.Replace the damaged O-Call if necessary.Apply a thin layer of silicone coatingBase lubricant used on pool filter Orings.
Make sure you put the whole O-Ring with lubricant.Install the O-Ring in pool filter.Determine O-The ring seat is attached to the groove and does not protrude from the groove or twist;protruding O-The ring may indicate that the ring is old and needs to be replaced