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.


  • 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


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


Model Description
W01698 Zodiac Ranger Suction-Side Cleaner

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Zodiac Ranger Parts List

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

Frequently Asked Questions

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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 necessary. 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).


Ranger Owner's Manual (EN, FR)

Item #: TL-2150
File Size: 1043483
Description: Language: EN, FR

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Zodiac Ranger AboveGround Suction Pool Cleaner Sell Sheet (EN)

Item #: SL6705
File Size: 1543049
Description: Language: EN

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2011 Zodiac Disc Cleaner Family Brochure

Item #: SL6700
File Size: 4997323
Description: 2011 Zodiac Disc Cleaner Family Brochure (EN)

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Zodiac Ranger Quick Start Guide (EN/FR)

Item #: H0410500
File Size: 980251
Description: Language/Langues: EN/FR

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