NEW! Zodiac MX8™ Elite

A Deeper Clean with Active Scrubbing

The MX8 Elite is the first suction pool cleaner with cyclonic scrubbing brushes for thorough cleaning of stuck-on debris from pool surfaces.

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A Deeper Clean with Active Scrubbing.

The Zodiac MX8 Elite is the first suction pool cleaner with Cyclonic Scrubbing Brushes that continually spin, scrub, and stay in constant contact with pool surfaces to agitate and remove stuck-on debris. The MX8 Elite features aggressive wall climbing to scrub at the tile line and maX-Drive Navigation for better pool coverage with nimble programmed maneuverability. Regardless of surface, the MX8 Elite actively tackles debris and directs it to the inlet using dual-cyclonic technology. With a wide cleaning path and a convertible vacuum inlet to allow for larger debris, this low-flow, energy-efficient suction cleaner delivers a thorough, comprehensive clean that outpaces other premium mechanical suction cleaners

Features

  • Cyclonic Scrubbing Action - Tackles fine and stuck-on debris
  • Extreme Wall Climbing - Scrubs to the tile line
  • maX-Drive Navigation - Delivers advanced 360-degree programming patterns
  • Larger Debris Consumption - Allows for larger debris consumptio
  • Wide Cleaning Path - For quicker, more comprehensive coverage
  • Replaceable Scrubbing Brushes - Easily removed when worn or dirty
  • Dual-Cyclonic Suction - Delivers extreme wall climbing ability
  • Flow Regulator Valve - Automatically controls excess water flow for optimal performance
  • Low-flow Energy Efficient Design - Performs with variable-speed pumps and solar installations
  • Twist-Lock Hose - Reaches 39' with secure section connections

Specifications

Feature Description
Pool Type In-Ground
Cleaner Type Inground suction cleaning robot
Connection Skimmer or 1.5" Vacuum Line
Warranty 1 Year
Hose Type Advanced Twist Lock Long life
Traction maX-Drive Technology with X-Trax
Pool Surface(s) Concrete, Tile, Vinyl and Fiberglass

Models

Model Description
MX8EL Zodiac MX8 Elite

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Zodiac MX8 Elite Parts List

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Accessories

Model Description  
FRV100 Zodiac MX Flow Regulator, 1/pk
CLC500 Zodiac Cyclonic Leaf Catcher
R0714400 Cyclonic Scrubbing Brushes (4/PK)

Frequently Asked Questions

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Cleaner does not move or moves slowly

1. Confirm that the main drain is closed.
2. Check wheel speed to verify proper flow. Refer to section, "Check for Proper Flow" in the Owner's Manual.
3. Check to see if any interior teeth of the tracks are worn. If so, contact your dealer for replacement tracks.
4. Backwash filter and empty pump basket.
5. Check for debris jammed in engine. Refer to section, "Remove Debris from Engine" in the Owner's Manual
6. (MX8™/MX8™ Elite) Switch cleaner to large debris cleaning mode. Refer to section, “MX8/MX8 Elite Cleaner Vacuum Modes” in the Owner's Manual.
7. Check for air in system. If water level in pump basket drops or you see excessive air bubbles in the pump basket or coming from the return lines, there is air in the system. Check hose connections, tighten all fittings at pump and check o-ring at pump basket for wear.
8. Check the flow regulator valve to make sure the it can move freely with the water flow.

Cleaner patterns or does not cover entire pool.

1. Confirm proper hose length for your pool. Refer to section, "Determine Correct Hose Length" in the Owner's Manual.
2. Count wheel rotations to verify proper flow. Refer to section, "Check for Proper Flow" in the Owner's Manual. Adjust flow if necessary.
3. Ensure return line fittings are directed downward. Add a return diverter if necessary.
4. Make sure hose is not kinked or coiled. Lay in sun to straighten if necessary.
5. Verify hose float is positioned approximately 9" from cleaner head.
6. (MX8/MX8 Elite) Observe cleaner for more than five (5) minutes and ensure that each drive track is periodically reversing direction. If it is not, contact dealer or service center for help.

Cleaner gets stuck at stairs.

1. (MX8/MX8 Elite) Observe cleaner for more than five (5) minutes and ensure that each drive track is periodically reversing direction. If it is not, contact you dealer or service center for help.
2. Ensure the swivel on top of the cleaner rotates freely.
3. Count wheel rotations to verify proper flow. Refer to section, "Check for Proper Flow" in the Owner's Manual. Adjust flow if necessary.
4. Confirm proper hose length for your pool. Refer to section, "Determine Correct Hose Length" in the Owner's Manual.
4. Confirm proper hose length. Shorten if necessary.

Cleaner won't climb walls.

1. Count wheel rotations to verify proper flow. Refer to section, "Check for Proper Flow" in the Owner's Manual. Adjust flow if necessary.
2. Verify hose float is positioned approximately 9" from cleaner.

Cleaner riding on its side

1. Verify hose float is positioned approximately 9" from cleaner.

Resources

MX8 Elite Brochure

Item #: SL6711
File Size: 6080285
Language: EN

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MX6, MX8, MX8 Elite Owner's Manual (ENG/ESP/FR)

Item #: H0539800
File Size: 16468512
Language: EN

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MX6, MX8, MX8 Elite Quick Start Guide (EN, ESP, FR)

Item #: H053990
File Size: 4987222
Language: EN

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