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Automatic Pool Cleaners FAQ

Check out the video below which walks you through how to install the BARACUDA® Tracker in your swimming pool. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.

Check out the video below which walks you through how to set up the BARACUDA® Tracker in your swimming pool. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.

Check out our video that walks you through how to clean the BARACUDA® Tracker. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales Support Team on 1300 784 423.

This is normally an indication that the flow is too high. To check if you have the correct flow, watch the video below which shows you how to set up the BARACUDA® Tracker. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.

Check to see if there is any debris stuck in the diaphragm, hose, skimmer basket or lint pot in the filtration pump. Remove any obstacles or debris. Also check hoses for leaks and splits.

If you have a BARACUDA® disc suction pool cleaner (Manta or B3), conduct a suction pressure test with the Pool Pulse, which is included in the box with your pool cleaner, to determine the proper flow. Following the suction pressure test, make the necessary changes to the AD Flow Valve settings if suction is too high or too low. If you are experiencing this problem with the BARACUDA® Tracker, watch our video on how to set up correct flow for this model at this link: https://youtu.be/IEp9JkCnT1Y. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.

Add return diverters and make sure that the return lines are positioned in the downward position. Lay hose in a straight line in the sun to relax the memory.

Confirm that the correct amount of hose lengths are installed and, if required, add 1 or 2 extra hose sections. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.

Add return diverters and make sure that the return lines are positioned in the downward position. Utilise return flow diverters to move the cleaner to the opposite end. Confirm that the correct amount of hose lengths are installed and, if required, add 1 or 2 extra hose sections.

Confirm that the hose weight position on the hose is correct (1 metre from head of cleaner on the first section of hose) and adjust if needed. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.

Consider purchasing a BARACUDA® Leaf Eater, a floating in-line filter canister which connects to BARACUDA® pool cleaners, such as Manta, B3 and Tracker, and most older generation disc suction pool cleaners. The BARACUDA® Leaf Eater collects larger debris with no extra strain on pump.

If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales Support Team on 1300 784 423.

Conduct a suction pressure test with the Pool Pulse (supplied in the box with your BARACUDA® suction cleaner) to determine the correct flow. Following the suction pressure test, make the necessary AD Flow Valve setting changes if suction is too high or too low. Check the swivel on the cleaner is not jammed and turns freely.

If you are experiencing this problem with the BARACUDA® Tracker pool cleaner, watch our video on how to set up the correct flow for this model at: https://youtu.be/IEp9JkCnT1Y. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.

This is normally an indication that the flow is too high. Conduct a suction pressure test with the Pool Pulse (supplied with your suction cleaner) to determine the correct flow. Ensure the AD Flow Valve is on setting #1. Reduce flow to the cleaner head.

If you are experiencing this problem with the BARACUDA® Tracker pool cleaner, watch our video on how to set up the correct flow for this model at: https://youtu.be/IEp9JkCnT1Y. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.

Conduct a suction pressure test with the Pool Pulse (supplied with your suction cleaner) to determine the correct flow and lower the flow to setting #1. Utilise return flow to move the cleaner.

Confirm that the hose weight position on the hose is correct (1 metre from head of cleaner, on the first section of hose) and adjust if needed. If you require further assistance, please contact the BARACUDA® After Sales support team on 1300 784 423.