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How to fix a hole in a swimming pool liner


  • Get some food coloring...
    • Squeeze bottle works best
    • Or pool leak detection Dye
  • get some good goggles...
  • get in the pool, start at one specific area...
  • and take a deep breath...
  • Now follow all the seams 1st, squeeze some dye in a suspected area and watch. If the dye gets sucked in, there's a leak! If it just puddles and hangs around, keep checking somewhere else.
  • Once a lead IS found, vinyl liner pool patch! Can even be used under water.

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Oct 15, 2014 | GLI Pool Liner 050012rdlucub52 12 Round,...

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the tube around my intex pool has a leak, how do I find it and fix it?


Your picture above is of a pool float, but I assume you are talking about an inflatable ring pool. Is that right? If so, this link will take you through a tutorial on how to find and repair pool leaks:

http://www.backyardcitypools.com/vinyl-pool-liners/Swimming-Pool-Leaks.htm

Jun 20, 2010 | Creek 4 River Run Inflatable Inner Tube ...

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The top ring on my easy set pool leaks air. How


I suppose the pool is already full of water. You could remove some of the water, then use soapy water and a paint brush to find the leak. Bubble blowing liquid is ideal for this. This will be easier on the the outside than on the inside. Once found, you may be able to fix with duct tape. But they sell repair kits that probably work better. Don't use a tire or bike tube patch - those are for rubber. I hope this helps you, and I hope the kids have fun in the pool this summer! Al K

May 25, 2010 | Intex Easy Set Pool 15x36

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Top Inflatable Ring on Intex Pool Leaks


Soapy water never worked for me... Pour kids bubbles into a bowl and use a paint brush to spread the bubbles on the top ring. If there is a hole you'll see it begin to blow a bubble where the hole is.  patch with vinyl repair kit.

May 20, 2010 | Intex Easy Set Pool 15x36

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