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Starting up your new Hot Tub

Posted in Hot Tubs

Stella-folded-handsStart Up

With your Nordic Hot Tub in its factory setting, begin with start up.  Be sure to read your owner's manual before proceeding:
  1. Turn off all electrical power to the equipment at the circuit breaker.
  2. Be sure the hot tub's gate valves are open.
  3. Be sure that the drain valve is closed. Otherwise it will take forever to fill - literally.
  4. Clean inside the Hot Tub with a mild, non-abrasive, non-foaming cleaner.
  5. Check the filter - ensure a proper fitting.
  6. With a hose, fill hot tub with clean cold water to level specified in owner's manual. IMPORTANT: A low water level can damage the pump and heater element.
  7. Be sure to open the equipment door and check for any leaks around union fittings. Tighten if necessary.
  8. Turn on power at the circuit breaker.
  9. Set the hot tub's controls per the manual.
  10. Balance your water chemistry.


The tub may take 7 to 9 hours to heat depending upon the amount of water and the ambient temperature. When the tub reaches temperature, jump in an ENJOY!!