We recently bought a hot tub and have a question about what setting to put it on when we are not in it in order to conserve energy as much as possible. Cal spas is based out of california and they have earned an a better business bureau rating.
Published on jun 22 2015switching your evolution spa between ec economy sl sleep and st standard modes to save electricity running your hot tub we had some kids in the hot tub check my blog working.
How to get cal spa out of ec mode. There are 3 modes in a cal spa. Each of their hot tubs can be customized from a list of thousands of options and the company places an emphasis on innovative touches and quality workmanship. Cal spas was founded in 1979 and they currently offer more than 250 product models.
Repeat the process until you reach the mode that you re looking for. With a small footprint that can fit in almost any interior or exterior space that packs a large spa feature including deep bottom design cal armor and an extra high powered pump. When the ec code comes on then it loses temperature.
Patio x series patio x series. Just like its name the patio series are patio sized spas. You need to push a combination of buttons to get out of economy mode need to know what brand and model if it is a balboa 4 button pad you would have to push the temp button and then the light button quickly after to cycle between the modes.
This button combination works on vl200 vl240 vl260 vl400 vl401 vl402 vl403 vl404 ml400 ml260 ml240 and ml200 keypads. In ec it will only heat in filter cycle. How to get your hot tub out of sleep mode.
St standard ec economy and sl sleep you want it in standard mode so press the temp button and the light button within 3 seconds of one another and it will sequence to the next mode repeat till you are in standard mode. The standard mode keep the tub at desired temp at all times economy warms it to temperature a filter cycles. Sleep mode keeps it within 20 degrees of desired.
Cal spa troubleshooting heating capacity of the spa will not reset automatically. While sleep mode can be a timesaver and useful if you accidentally place your hot tub into sleep mode it can cause some confusion on how to wake up your hot tub and get the jets pumps and heater going again. Keypads without a mode button.
Press temp then light to switch to the next mode. Heater is dry means there isn t enough water to start it. At this time we use the hot tub on a daily basis or at least every other day.