Genuine replacement parts for Lifegard Complete Pond Filter System
Replace old or worn parts to ensure optimal pond filter performance
Keep murky green pond water at bay by replacing UV bulb each year
Keep your Lifegard Aquatics Complete Pond Filter System operating at peak performance. Replacement Parts for Lifegard Aquatics Complete Pond Filter System take the guesswork out of media and part replacement. Genuine brand name parts ensure perfect fit for hassle-free maintenance.
Replace 9-watt UV lamp (Mfg# R440437) yearly to ensure optimal algae clarifying performance. when worn or damaged.-->
Please click on "More Information" for instructions on maintaining your Lifegard Aquatics Complete Pond Filter System.
Maintaining your Lifegard Aquatics Complete Pond Filter System NOTE: Unplug pump and UV clarifier before removing unit from pond and performing any maintenance.
Maintenance is required when the height of the water fountain or pump flow decreases. Usually, maintenance is required every two months.
To Open Filter:
Unscrew the Fountain Assembly, Diverter Valve, and Fitting by turning them counterclockwise. Unlock Filter Housing and open the two sides. NOTE: The Fountain Assembly, Diverter Valve, and Fitting MUST be removed from the pump prior to opening up the Filter Housing.
To Clean Filter:
Open upper lid and remove Mechanical Filter Sponge. Wash Filter Sponge with water. Do NOT use solvents or detergents.
To Clean Pump:
If it is necessary to remove the pump, first remove the media and UV Cover. Turn the front housing counterclockwise and then extract the impeller, being careful not to lose any internal parts. Wash the parts with water and check the wear condition by turning the impeller while firmly holding the shaft. The impeller should turn smoothly. Reassemble all parts, paying attention to proper placement of all the components.
To Clean UV Sleeve:
If algae proliferate, it may be necessary to check proper function of UV Bulb. If bulb is functioning, it may be necessary to clean the Quartz Sleeve. To do this, make sure the unit is disconnected (both pump and UV lamp).
Remove Upper Lid.
Using a screwdriver, extract the Quartz Sleeve.
Use rubbing alcohol to remove any buildup of dirt or slime.
Check that the Quartz Sleeve has not been damaged and replace.
To Change UV Bulb:
For best efficiency, the UV Bulb should be replaced yearly (approximately 9,000 hours of use). Disconnect both pump and UV lamp.
Remove the Upper Lid.
Remove the Bulb Lid.
Using a screwdriver, extract the Quartz Sleeve and UV Bulb and replace with a new one.
Reassemble all parts, making sure that all gaskets in the Bulb Cap are placed correctly.
All in one pond filter, UV clarifier, and water fountain
Please note: Return of electrical equipment and lightbulbs to Drs. Foster & Smith for exchange or refund is limited to 60 days from the date of purchase. Beyond 60 days, please contact the manufacturer for repair or replacement as covered by the manufacturer's warranty.
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