You are here: >Air in water lines after Softener Regenerates Last Updated: If you notice AIR in the water lines the morning after your softener has regenerated, AND the brine water level is normal ( meaning the valve has been sucking the water out and refilling properly ), then the problem is caused by the 'air check' failing to close ( check ). For most systems this 'air check' is in the salt tank at the bottom of the Brine Pick Up Assembly. Often this is simply a ball that floats inside a cylinder ( that is slotted ). Some use a rod and plunger that seals off the flow ( air ) once the water level reaches the bottom ( as it does normally in the Brine Rinse cycle ). Why Air Check Is Necessary.
You can try removing and cleaning up your Air check, or you can replace with new one. Our PN or are two choices that work for many 'brands'. For SEARS, NorthStar, GE Smartwater, Whirlpool types, the Brine Assembly is PN or, also called for GE models. *** NOTE: If you have this 'air' in your water lines problem, and your salt tank is over FULL of water, then you simply have an 'air leak' between the Valve and the Brine Pick Up Assembly. The valve is sucking air the whole Brine Rinse cycle, and then adding ( Refill cycle ) for the next regeneration.
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