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Would you ever need to put chlorine in a salt water pool?


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Answered 2007-06-04 14:54:44

Yes. Just becasue you are using salt, doesn't mean you are not producing chlorine, so if your chlorine levels are low and you need to bring them up, you can add chlorine for a fster result.

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