There must be a better way to wash a pool cartridge filter!
Here's a picture of the cartridge taken apart.
I presume the water flow is up the two holes into the INSIDE of the two
pleated filter cartridges ... but WHAT is that thing sticking up in the
Here is a picture of me trying to wash the larger pleated filter with a
And here I am doing the same to the smaller cloth filter:
Unfortunately, even after two hours of that, the green slimy sticky gunk
is still on hundreds of the thousands of pleats:
I tried brushing them off:
But I concluded I must be doing something wrong.
Q: What is the best way to clean a pleated pool filter?
PS: I'm doing it right now ... so any and all advice is welcome!