Zodiac Ranger®

Affordable and dependable cleaning

The Ranger is an affordable, dependable automatic pool cleaner that will thoroughly clean your aboveground pool—removing dirt, debris, bugs, twigs, leaves and even...

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Affordable and dependable cleaning.

The Ranger is an affordable, dependable automatic pool cleaner that will thoroughly clean your aboveground pool—removing dirt, debris, bugs, twigs, leaves, and even pebbles. Requires no extra plumbing or additional energy cost. Installs in minutes and comes pre-assembled in the box, just attach the hose and start cleaning. Flowkeeper™ Valve automatically regulates water flow, ensuring peak performance. The Ranger is built to work quickly, effectively, and quietly.

Features

  • Extra Large wheel Deflector - Helps the Ranger from getting caught on steps, ladders or in corners so it can keep on cleaning your pool.
  • Quick Release Cassette and Diaphragm (inside) - The Ranger features one operational moving part. No gears, wheels or flappers means simple operation and maintenance.
  • AG Disc - Allows the Ranger to glide effortlessly along the bottom of your pool, up the sides and around steps, cleaning your whole pool.
  • Quiet Operation - Other cleaners make an annoying flapper or hammer noise. The Ranger was built to work quickly, effectively and quietly.

Technical Details

  • Suction Cleaner
  • Works in all aboveground pools
  • Connects directly to skimmer
  • Includes 32 ft. of feed hose

Specifications

Feature Description
Pool Type Aboveground
Cleaner Type Suction
Connection Skimmer
Warranty 1 Year
Hose Type 32 ft. of Feed Hose
Diaphragm AG Disc
Pool Surface(s) Vinyl

Models

Model Description
W01698 Zodiac RANGER

Exploded Parts Diagram

Automatic Pool Cleaners

Zodiac Ranger Parts List

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Accessories

Model Description  
W24100 Zodiac Universal Return Line Div , 2/PK
W24209 Zodiac Baracuda Hose Deflector White, 3/PK
W26705 Zodiac Baracuda Leaf Catcher
W44000 Zodiac Seal, Leaf Eater
W44700 Zodiac Top, Leaf Eater
W43905 Zodiac Basket, Leaf Eater, White
W55105 Zodiac Leaf eater Handle
W46155 Zodiac Wheel Deflector, 16" Turquoise
W69742 Zodiac Wheel Adapter Ranger
W90153 Zodiac 90 EYEBALL DIVERTER 1-1/2"
W90155 Zodiac 90 EYEBALL DIVERTER - 2"

Frequently Asked Questions

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Machine climbs walls or stays on edge of pool.

Reduce Flowkeeper setting.

Machine does not cover entire pool.

1. Point return jets as far down as possible.

2. Check hoses for kinks or coiling. Disconnect hoses and lay them in a straight line in the sun for a few hours.

3. Confirm proper hose length.

Machine does not move, or moves sluggishly.

1. Increase Flowkeeper setting.

2. Check diaphragm for damage or wear.

3. Backwash filter and empty pump basket.

4. Check for air in system. If water level in pump basket drops, check hose connections, tighten all fittings at pump, check gasket in pump basket for wear.

Note: In water 60° F or less, it may be necessary to increase flow to compensate for the reduced flexibility of the hose and diaphragm.

Machine sticks at steps.

1. Ensure correct amount of hose is being used. Shorten if neccessary.

2. Reduce Flowkeeper setting.

3. Confirm proper hose length.

4. Install a large 16” wheel deflector (part# W46155).

Machine sticks on ladder.

1. Reduce the setting on the Flowkeeper Valve.

2. Remove ladder if possible.

3. Install Ladder Guard (part# G21).

Resources

Ranger Owner's Manual

Item #: TL-2150
File Size: 1043483
Language: EN

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2011 Zodiac Disc Cleaner Family Brochure

Item #: SL6700
File Size: 4997323
Language: EN

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Zodiac Ranger Quick Start Guide (EN/FR)

Item #: H0410500
File Size: 980251
Language: EN

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