Care of Pool Motor

Follow this simple steps to ensure durability of your investment.   The care of pool motor makes a difference in the life length of the motor.

Not only are you saving your pump and motor but you are also saving the life of your pool surface.  Pool surfaces deteriorate when the chemistry of the pool is constantly out of balance.  The motor keeps the water moving and the chemicals distribution throughout the pool.

Follow this simple steps to ensure durability of your investment.   The care of pool motor makes a difference in the life length of the motor.

  1. Protect from heat.     Shade the motor from the sun.  If enclosed make sure the area is well ventilated to prevent overheating.

  2. Make sure to keep it away from excessive dust or dust caused by construction.

  3. DO NOT store chemicals near the motor.

  4. Do not place it close to splashing pools or where the roof drains.  Excessive water exposure can damage the motor.

Some of the best motors are manufactured by Hayward and Pentair.