How to Maintain Your Beachcomber

I have an FL/FLO on my display and nothing is running?
FL codes - whether flashing or solid can be representative of a number of situations. Please call our free technical support line when you are in-front of your hot tub and our experts will walk you through some trouble shooting to confirm the issue ...
Why is my hush pump shutting off when it's supposed to be running 24/7?
You have reduced your set temperature by more than 3 degrees below current water temp. Reduce in 2 degrees increments. Extreme outdooor temperature on tub is allowing Hush pump to heat weater. Prop up corner of cover to release excess heat.
Economy means the heater has only two 2 hour windows to come on per day. The windows can be increased by increasing the filter times.
Sleep Mode means the heater will stay off until water temperature falls 20oF/10oC below set temperature.
Why is there water leaking out of the air intake?
You have loose or missing jets in your tub and the water is backing up into the air intake system. Replace missing jets or on older tubs tighten jets or replace orings and or back gaskets.
Why are my 700 Series topside control panel buttons not lit up at night anymore?
The panel button back lighting bulbs have burnt out. They need to be replaced.
How do I properly winterize my tub?
Drain tub as normal, remove plumbing assembly from jet pump return line and heater inlet blow air into these lines with a shop vac. Then remove water that comes out. Pour some RV anti freeze into floor drain and into the filter canister area - take your...
How many hours do I set my filter cycles to?
If your tub has the Hush pump, filter cycles are heater on times in Economy and Sleep mode not filter cycles. On non Hush tubs leave the default of 2 hours twice a day. If a non Hush tub has heavy use increase the hours to 4 hours twice a day.
How long does it take to heat my tub to set temperature after draining?
It will depend on the fill water temperature but you can expect 5oF/2oC of heat rise per hour on a 220 volt system. If you have a 110 volt system expect a 2 oF 1oC per hour.
What do I use to clean the acrylic surface?
Beachcomber recommends TUB CLEAN followed by thorough wipe down with a clean damp cloth or chamois
What does the O3 on my 700 Series topside display mean?
O3 indicates that the Hot tub has an ozone generator. It does mean that the ozone generator is working though. Operation of the ozone generator will need to be confirmed on the unit itself. Look for a purple glow in the view window of the unit.
Why is my heat light blinking?
2005 and older tubs means water temperature is more than 2 degrees above set temperature on 2006 and newer the tub is in a 90 second heater temperature check mode. Heat light will return to solid if water flow through theater is normal.
How do I remove (and replace) my Flexjets?
Beachcomber's FlexJet system lets you mix and match massage inserts giving you control over the therapy you desire. They are easy to remove and replace. Take hold of the outer FlexJet ring and twist counter clockwise. You will feel resistance. Keep turning...
What options can I add to my hot tub?
If UV ready, Cleartech can be added anytime. If ozone ready, ozone can be added anytime. Most Standard grey jets can be changed to Britewerx jets.
Who can I contact if I need help with technical questions not listed here?
You can contact the Beachcomber Support team by phone at 1-800-663-6557 ext 804 for Eastern, or ext 807 for Western Technical Support.
Why is my water temperature creeping above the set temperature?
Due to your Beachcomber hot tub being extremely energy efficient, your filtration time is set to run too long or during the daytime hotter hours, causing the pump to heat the water above set point. See your owners guide on how to change to fewer hours...
My Roman Arch Waterfall is not working or slowing down and not performing properly?
Most likely the water ports need cleaning. Remove the lock-ring that covers the Waterfall nozzle with 1/4 turn. Remove and clean the clear internal nozzle. Ensure all debris is removed from the entry points on the nozzle. For a video on this procedure...
Do I need to prepare my Beachcomber for cold weather?
There is no need to prepare your hot tub for winter. But if you are going away for an extended perio, it's best to leave your hot tub running and heated while you are away. Having a friend stop by your home as you would anyway is a good idea to check...
Who can help me if my local store is not there?
Since 1978, Beachcomber Hot Tubs has been one of the leading hot tub manufacturers in the world. Our team of specialists in four different development centers around the country is there for you. If you ever have a question or concern about your hot ...
How do I get out of Economy or Sleep Modes and return to Standard Mode?
On a 300/500 series Beachcomber hot tub, hit the Temp button then the Light button. On a 700 series Beachcomber hot tub, hit EITHER temperature Warm or Cool buttons, then the Mode button.
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