Problem with Controller Relay Switch and well pump......

Discussion in 'Irrigation / Sprinkler Forum' started by lagunatic, Jul 13, 2010.

  1. lagunatic

    lagunatic New Member

    Jul 13, 2010
    Hoping somebody can guide me.
    I've got a Hunter Pro-C control that runs though a pump relay switch turns the well pump on for each zone. Problem is that the system works fine on station one, but when I try to run stations two or three, the controller indications everything is working fine, but doesn't want to trigger the switch to turn the pump on.
    Any ideas? Thanks,
  2. Fireguy97

    Fireguy97 Irrigation Contractor

    Mar 21, 2010
    Irrigation Contractor / Certified Backflow Assembl
    Kamloops, in Beautiful British Col
    Has anything changed recently? Is this a new install?

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  4. zl700

    zl700 DIY Senior Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Western NY
    The pump operation is programmable for each zone operation, since some small zones such as drip irrigation will not need a boosting pump. If your using a pump to supply the water, it appears you will need the pump to operate with all zones. Go back to the owner operation manual and reprogram which zones or all zones need the pump.
    Last edited: Jul 14, 2010
  5. magnogreato

    magnogreato Guest

    make sure you have programmed only "one start time" as two or more start times will confuse the controller.
  6. LLigetfa

    LLigetfa DIYer, not in the trades

    Feb 6, 2011
    Information Technology
    NW Ontario, Canada
    Since this thread is a few years old, I would hope the OP has it sorted by now.
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