HOW TO CLEAN A HOSE END SCREEN WASHER



Screen washers are found in many of Orbit's hose end products.  They protect your equipment from clogging by debris and dirt.  Regular cleaning of the screen washers only takes seconds and will prolong the life and performance of your hose end products.

Step 1


Remove the screen washer
Remove the screen washer
Remove the screen washer by pinching it and pulling it from the device.

Step 2


Inspect for debris
Inspect for debris
Examine the screen for any dirt or debris.  If there is any damage to the screen, you may be able to repair it by gently pressing the item back into place.  If the screen is cut or has extensive damage, it may need to be replaced.

Step 3


Rinse the washer
Rinse the washer
Rinse the washer in a cup of water or using a hose.  

Step 4


Replace the washer
Replace the washer
Reinsert the washer into the device, making sure it is positioned correctly


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