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How do you replace pool sand from a top mount unit?

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September 28, 2007 1:02AM

The sand has to be scooped out or can be shop wet vaced out. Replace with #20 silica sand only but first add water to the filter tank to about half way and cover the stand pipe in the middle of the filter so the sand will not spill into it.

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