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Locate and open the panel with your pool or hot tub pump timer. This should be located close to the pool pump itself and the hot tub. Set the on and off switches to the desired times. Disengage the time dial and set it to the current time.

How do you reset heater on hot springs hot tub?

How do you reset the heater on a Hot Springs Spa?

  1. Locate the spa’s high-limit reset. This is a red button found on many spa packs.
  2. Press the high-limit reset button.
  3. Turn on your spa and observe its operation.
  4. Flip the breaker panel switch on or press the reset button on the GFCI outlet to restore power.

Why is my Hot Springs hot tub not heating?

Circulation pump thermal cut-off tripped – check for clogged filters or air locks in plumbing. Disconnect power to the spa, allow circulation pump to cool. Circulation pump thermal cut-off will reset when pump has cooled and power is reapplied.

How do I reset my hot tub control panel?

You can reset a hot tub control panel by switching it off, waiting for between 10 and 20 seconds and then switching it back on again. If the error signal continues on the control panel then you will need to consult your hot tub manual to see what the problem is.

Why is my water heater not getting hot?

If an electric water heater is not producing hot water, it could be a simple problem like a blown fuse or tripped circuit breaker. Additionally, some electric water heaters have a circuit-style safety switch located near or on the thermostat.

What is the reset button on hot water heater for?

Your water heater reset button is a safety device that shuts off power to your water heater when the water temperature inside it exceeds 180 degrees Fahrenheit. Side note: the reset button is also sometimes referred to as the ECO (emergency cut off) switch or “high limit safety thermostat switch”.

What trips the reset button on a hot water heater?

The reset button: a red button located on the water heater itself (just above the thermostat) that trips when the water temperature exceeds 180 F. The reset button is sometimes referred to as the “ECO” (emergency cut off) or “high limit switch”.

Why does my hot water heater keep hitting the reset button?

Reason #1: Bad Thermostat Electric water heaters have 2 thermostats, an upper and a lower one. The reset button is a feature on the upper thermostat. However, if one of these thermostats malfunctions, it may get stuck ON and fail to turn off the element it serves, which causes the reset button to trip.

How do I troubleshoot my water heater thermostat?

How to Troubleshoot a Defective Thermostat on An Electric Water Heater

  1. Head to the circuit breaker and turn off the power to the thermostat.
  2. Pull out the two panels that protect the thermostat.
  3. Locate a plastic panel on the thermostat and heating element.
  4. Check for a “snapping” movement as you push the button.

Do you have to drain a hot water heater to change the thermostat?

Always disconnect the power or shut off the breaker before doing any work on a water heater. To change thermostats, you will need to remove the access panel and safety cover (do this for both upper and lower access panels on dual element units).