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Where is the reset button on a Hot Springs hot tub?

Last Updated: 30th March, 2021

The reset button is located in the equipment compartment. Plug the spa back into the power source. Check the circulation pump if the spa does not heat while jets and lights are working. This may be caused by the circulation pump thermal cut-off being tripped.

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Accordingly, how do I reset my hot tub control panel?

How to Reset a Spa Heater

  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.

Furthermore, is there a reset button on a hot tub? 6 Answers. There are generally two "hard resets" in hot tubs, the GFCI, and the high limit reset. The GFCI pops if there is any type of electrical short (such as water getting into the heating element, the reset on that can be in one of three places.

Also know, how do I reset my hot springs hot tub?

Disconnect the power source from the spa. Wait 30 seconds and reset the heater high limit. The reset button is located in the equipment compartment. Plug the spa back into the power source.

How do I test my hot tub control panel?

No Display on Topside Control Panel

  1. Reset Spa Controller, power down and restart.
  2. Check for condensation under display glass.
  3. Check cable for crimps or any visible damage.
  4. Clean plug-in cable connections on both ends.
  5. Check power at Transformer on control circuit board.
  6. Check power at fuse on spa control circuit board.

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How do I know if my hot tub pump is bad?

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Why does my hot tub have no power?

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This will often cause a breaker to trip or a fuse to blow, but not always. If it's the wires carrying power into or out of the transformer, you can have a no power situation. Shut off all power before touching or replacing any damaged spa wiring.

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How long do hot tubs last?

A hot tub can last anywhere from 5-20 years or more. Cheaper hot tubs made with lower quality materials won't last long. If those hot tubs are not well maintained, they may not last more than 5 years.

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Why is the power light flashing on my hot tub?

If the Power light is blinking it indicates that the heater has gotten too hot and shut itself down by tripping the high limit circuit. Sometimes a dirty filter slowing water flow will cause this. The Ready light will be lit when the spa has reached its set temperature.

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How do you test a hot tub circulation pump?

When your hot tub pump is dead…
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How do I unlock my hot tub control panel?

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  2. Unlocking the panel: Press the Pump 1 button for 5 seconds.

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How do you unlock the temperature on a hot tub?

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  1. Press the "Set up" or "Set down" button on your hot tub operating panel.
  2. Push the "Time" button.
  3. Press "Jets 1," then "Set down." A "0" will appear on the screen indicating the temperature control lock is off. The lock symbol will also disappear from the display on the operating panel.



How do you fix the error code on a hot tub?

My Hot Tub Is Displaying FLO or DR. or DRY Error Message
  1. FLO, DR. or DRY errors commonly occur due to debris and blockages.
  2. If your tub is displaying this message it simply means that there is an issue with water flow.
  3. The first thing you should do is check your tub's water level.

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Do hot tubs have fuses?

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Should I leave my hot tub on all the time?

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What is SPA lock?

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