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How to Identify and Fix Common Gardening Problems ?

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A water flow timer using a ball valve contains an electric motor with gears to stop or start the water flow by turning a perforated ball within the water flow line. The gearbox in a ball valve timer makes a rumbling sound when actuated.
Unlike traditional irrigation controllers that operate on a preset programmed schedule and timers, smart irrigation controllers monitor weather, soil conditions, evaporation and plant water use to automatically adjust the watering schedule to actual conditions of the site.
A drip irrigation system is ideal for most plants since it brings the water directly to your plant`s roots. This is achieved by installing drip emitters next to your plants which are connected by a feeder hose that carries the water.

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Nelson water timer doesnt turn on manually – Nelson 2 in 1 Pre-Set Water Timer 56606
ANSWER : Is the tap on?

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How to fix a melnor 4 zone digital timer with stuck valves?
ANSWER : Bleed the air out of each valve then re tighten bleed screw. if still stuck open then buy new diaphrams

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Nelson water timer instructions – Nelson 2 in 1 Pre-Set Water Timer 56606
ANSWER : Have you tried the www.nelsonirrigation.com
Or your local hardware

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Timer has shut off to this valve but water keeps going through valve
ANSWER : Hi Check
There is no dirt in the valve
Normally Shut
Dirt will lift the diaphram

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Need operating instructions – Orbit 6 Zone Automatic Irrigation Watering Timer, Sprinkler Station
ANSWER : Go to Orbits web site and download instructions. Or since you have the least expensive timer known to man simply buy another one for $20.00 then you will have instructions and a spare timer. You will need it trust me.

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Users manual for rain train 400 – Nelson Sprinkler: Traveling Tractor
ANSWER :

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I need a copy of the written instructions for the operation of Raindrip model HGR673CT. I just bought this model, but the instructions got lost. I cannot figure out how to use the water timer without the instructions.
ANSWER : Go to the manufacturers web site and download the instructions.

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Shows station 2 and 3 on screen but watering does not commence.
Have reset numerous times same result.
ANSWER : Bad solenoids or valves. also check and bleed air out of sysyem. bleed screws are on top of valve

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