sprinkler timer cycling

Discussion in 'Irrigation / Sprinkler Forum' started by gooseloony, May 15, 2011.

  1. gooseloony

    gooseloony New Member

    May 15, 2011
    el barrio, CA
    I replaced a sprinkler timer recently (Orbitz) and now my sprinklers keep cycling through and won't shut off until I maually shut them off. Any ideas as to the problem? Thanks in advance
  2. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

    Aug 31, 2004
    Cave Creek, Arizona
    Either it is defective or is programmed improperly. NOTHING we can do to diagnose it without being there.
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  4. Cookie

    Cookie .

    Oct 7, 2005
    Try doing this there might be overlapping start times programmed. Clear all start times and then enter only one start time. If you would like to water more than once a day, enter the next start time for later in the day. A start time is the initial time of day when the timer will begin to water. Each station or zone will then water in sequence according to its chosen duration. Multiple start times allow you to water all stations more than once in the same watering day.
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