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Dolphin DX6

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2018 Maytronics Dolphin Days of Summer

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  • Valid May 1, 2018 – July 31, 2018

Leaves have met their match. The Maytronics DX Series has a deep legacy of performance and reliability.

Questions & Answers

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  • Question
    Where are Dolphin pool cleaners manufactured?
    Answer
    Dolphin robotic pool cleaners are manufactured by Maytronics in Yizrel, Israel.
  • Question
    What is the typical life span of a Dolphin robot?
    Answer
    The Dolphin is designed to last many seasons. However, the lifespan differs from Dolphin to Dolphin. Many different factors play a role, such as amount of use, pool chemistry, and pool surface.
  • Question
    What is the purpose of the floats on the handle of the cleaner?
    Answer
    The floats are on the arm of the Dolphin. The floats are used to assist the buoyancy of the cleaner when turning on the bottom of the pool and scrubbing the waterline. To adjust the buoyancy, slide the float out on one side of the Dolphin. If the cleaner continues to have issues turning or scrubbing the waterline, pull the opposite float outward as well.
  • Question
    What DIY repairs can I complete on my Dolphin?
    Answer
    DIY repairs should be completed by an authorized technician. Please contact your local retailer for service, Maytronics directly at 1-888-365-7446 or the support page of our website.
  • Question
    What are the voltage requirements for the Dolphin power supply?
    Answer
    The Dolphin requires a standard 120v outlet for power.
  • Question
    What are the plastic wrappers around the white foam climbing rings?
    Answer
    These are to protect the climbing rings during shipping. Please be sure to remove before the initial cycle.
  • Question
    What are the ideal operating temperatures for my Dolphin cleaner?
    Answer
    Dolphin robotic pool cleaners are best used in temperatures between 43 and 93 degrees.
  • Question
    Should I remove the Styrofoam from the motor unit?
    Answer
    No, do not remove, this is not packing material. These help the Dolphin with buoyancy within the pool.
  • Question
    My white climbing rings are dented, are they damaged?
    Answer
    No, the indentions on the rings are normal and due to the product settling during shipping. The rings will reshape once saturated with water.
  • Question
    How do I remove the Dolphin from the pool?
    Answer
    Using the floating cable, pull the robot to the edge of the pool. Grab the handle and remove the robot from the water. Do not pull the robot out of the water using the cable. Place the pool cleaner on the side of the pool to allow the water to drain.
  • Question
    How do I register my Dolphin warranty?
    Answer
    Please visit link below to register you Dolphin. https://registration.maytronics.com/
  • Question
    How can I order parts for my Dolphin?
    Answer
    You may contact any dealer that sells our brand to purchase replacement parts. If you do not have a local retailer in your area, there are internet dealers that sell the Dolphin parts as well.
  • Question
    How do I get service for My Dolphin cleaner?
    Answer
    Please contact your original dealer of purchase for warranty service. If your dealer does not offer service, please contact Maytronics toll free at 1-888-365-7446 or the support page on our website.
  • Question
    How can I get a manual for my Dolphin?
    Answer
    To view the manual for your Dolphin, please visit the link below.
    http://manuals.maytronics.com/
  • Question
    Does the Dolphin pool cleaner ‘learn’ my pool?
    Answer
    No, the Dolphin pool cleaner performs a new mapping sequence on each cleaning cycle.
  • Question
    Can you use this cleaner in an in-ground pool?
    Answer
    Yes. The this Dolphin robotic pool cleaner is designed for the in-ground pool application.
  • Question
    Can you use Dolphin cleaners in hot tubs or ponds, etc.?
    Answer
    No, the Dolphin is not designed to clean hot tubs or ponds.
  • Question
    Can you leave the power supply out in the weather?
    Answer
    The power supply is water resistant but not waterproof. Please cover the power supply if inclement weather approaches. Do not leave the power supply in standing water. Do not allow the power supply to be submerged in the pool.
  • Question
    Can you leave the Dolphin in the Water?
    Answer
    It is safe to leave your Dolphin cleaner in the water when not in use. However, (when adding chemicals to the pool) please remove the Dolphin until the proper chlorine and PH balance are obtained.
  • Question
    Can I use my Dolphin pool cleaner with an extension cord or surge protector?
    Answer

    The Dolphin is not designed to be used with an extension cord. There are many different types of extension cords and we do not recommend using one. However, it is safe to use a surge protector with the Dolphin. This will help protect the Dolphin from surges in power such as thunderstorms.

  • Question
    Can I use my Dolphin in an Infinity pool?
    Answer
    Not all Dolphins are suitable for infinity pools, please contact Maytronics directly or your local Dolphin retailer for information regarding the models that are suitable for this pool type.
  • Question
    Can I use a Dolphin pool cleaner with my fiberglass or vinyl pool surface?
    Answer
    Yes, the Dolphin is suitable to use in fiberglass or Vinyl pool surfaces.
  • Question
    Can I purchase a Dolphin pool cleaner online with warranty service?
    Answer
    Maytronics offers several pool cleaners both via brick and mortar stores and via internet dealers that include warranty rights. Please refer to the ‘Residential pools’ section of our website for our product listings.
  • Question
    Can I purchase a Dolphin pool cleaner and use it abroad?
    Answer

    Dolphin pool cleaners purchased in the United States must be operated in North America in order to retain the warranty rights. Using any Dolphin pool cleaner outside of North America (that is purchased in the US) voids the warranty service agreement.

  • Question
    Can I leave the power supply unit outside in the elements?
    Answer
    The power supply unit is an electrical device which must be protected from the elements. When in use the unit needs to remain dry. Do not submerge the power supply unit in water as this will damage the internal components.
  • Question
    Are Dolphin pool cleaners safe to use when I'm swimming in my pool?
    Answer
    Dolphin pool cleaners are safe to use for the general public, however, (for safety precautions) we do not recommend swimming while the cleaner is in use. We also do not recommend leaving the cleaner in the pool for long extended periods of time.*

     

    *Please note the pool cleaner may stay in the water when using features such as the weekly timer for automating cleaning when you are away from your home.

Customer Reviews

Dolphin DX6 Robotic Pool Cleaner

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  1. Ernie E. Cooper

    5 out of 5 Sparkling Pool

    Ernie E. Cooper

    I’ve used my Dolphin DX6 one season and about to start second. While putting great effort into cleaning myself, I cannot compare to the Dolphin. I will never be without one… I usually mow my lawn while DX6 is doing the hard work… Absolutely perfect…
    Thanks Maytronics…

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  2. Drew J

    5 out of 5 DX6 and relax!

    Drew J

    The DX6 does an excellent job of vacuuming the bottom and sides of our in-ground pool via auto or remote control. Occasionally, it can get stuck on the protruding drains and therefore you should not leave it alone for long periods without taking notice of its movement. Sure beats constantly sweeping the bottom carefully towards the drains because it stirs up the dirt and redeposits it elsewhere. The DX6 is a great addition to the pool servicing. P.S. Danielle D’s pool is beautiful! To have that year round in this New England climate would be the ultimate. Beautiful pic!

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  3. Melanie

    3 out of 5 Disappointed

    Melanie

    I bought this unit based on outstanding reviews. While it does clean admirably well when it works, I have had several problems. Within the first year, the rubber treads started to jump their track repeatedly. I sent the unit back for repair and while they did something to fix it, it still jumps the track, just far less often now.
    The remote control is nearly worthless- not at all intuitive to use and no useful functions. Did not come with any instructions.
    I run the robot daily and because it shuts itself off after a few days, I have to remember to check when it is off and restart the “auto” function. I have no idea who decided it needed to shut off after x number of days- but if you have to have that feature, then why not allow the user to determine the number of days?
    The filter bag is a cool idea with regards to re-using, but it is a pain to install/remove and very difficult to clean it well due to the thick seams. I ended up going back to using replaceable filters.
    The plastic housing is not very sturdy and the edges are wearing and chipping/ cracking where the unit bumps up against the wall.
    I love the long cable, but after a week mine is twisted up and I have to remove it and untangle/untwist it.
    It gets a 5 star for cleaning ability, but for the major $$ cost, the problems I have had take it to a 3 star and I will definitely shop around first when I need to replace this unit.

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  4. Sherry Phillips

    5 out of 5 Just love it!

    Sherry Phillips

    Just love it! Wish I would have made this investment years ago. No more back breaking work for my inground pool .

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  5. Paul Zimmerman

    5 out of 5 A Real Work-Horse

    Paul Zimmerman

    Our Dolphin DX6 does a great job cleaning our pool. Gets all the debris and filters the water too. In our opinion, this is the best robotic pool cleaner out there. Very energy efficient because does not use a booster pump or pool pump. Just plug it into a standard outlet. If it ever wears out, we will buy another! Highly recommend!

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  6. Mary B-J

    5 out of 5 We were ready to fill in the pool until we got our Dolphin

    Mary B-J

    For several years we struggled with 3 different brands and styles of cleaners. Ready to give up and call the bulldozer, our dealer suggested the Dolphin. He said it was “a bit pricey,” but well worth it. He knew us well, so we trusted his recommendation. So happy we did!

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      Maytronics US

      Hi Mary!
      We are happy that you are happy. Thanks for being a valued Maytronics Dolphin customer. Happy pool season!

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  7. Danielle D

    5 out of 5 Sturdy and reliable

    Danielle D

    I have used for a year and have been pleased with performance. Even though my pool is indoor this vacuum still picks up a lot of debris.
    It seems like it is well made.
    The ease of use far exceeds the manual vaccuum. I would buy again it is worth the investment.

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  8. Vicki Green

    5 out of 5 Best cleaner I have ever owned.

    Vicki Green

    This cleaner is fast, easy and does a great job. I would not consider buying anything else.

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  9. Jerry n Nan Zapola

    5 out of 5 Best investment ever

    Jerry n Nan Zapola

    We are elated with our dolphin!
    It does an amazing job…its effortless, simple to clean and has made being a pool owner so much easier. Cant wait for pool season!

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      Maytronics US

      Thank you for buying a Maytronics Dolphin Jerry! We strive to make our cleaners convenient, easy to use, and efficient at cleaning your pool. We wish you a happy pool season!

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Dolphin DX6

Premium Class
Model #99996369-DX6

Dolphin DX6 Robotic Pool Cleaner
Cleaning CoverageFloors, Walls, Waterline
Automated Weekly TimerYes
Caddy IncludedIncluded
Weight22 lbs
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