Hunter XC Controller problem

Ebart01August 27, 2011

First time posting!

I have a Hunter XC controller connected to 3 lines- the first two lines are for the lawn, and the third is for the shrubs. We had a power outage on the controller, and since power was restored I can't get the controller to recognize the third line in any of the menu options except "Start Times" (so no "Manual One Station", no "Run Times"). I set the start time, but nothing happened when it was supposed to start off. Anyone have a suggestion? The other two lines work fine.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

try resetting the controller by disconnecting the back-up battery and cutting power to the clock for 1 to 2 minutes. that will reset the factory defaults and should cure the problem, if not, try moving the station wire to another terminal.

    Bookmark   August 27, 2011 at 6:53PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

Ebart01 Did you find any resolution to the zone not being recognized? I am having the same issue, zone 3 wont show up anywhere. I am thinking of changing out the controller.

    Bookmark   April 15, 2013 at 9:40PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Greenhouse irrigation advice
We are planning to build a 13'x'30' greenhouse in the...
How may drip lines for 4' x 8' beds?
Hi there! I'm trying to decide my drip irrigation layout...
Robin Goodrich
Continuous Loop Dripline
While watching a YouTube video on drip line installation,...
Irrigation Outage
Had a power outage at my home. I reset the GFI switch...
rainbird esp-rzx controller problem
After two summers of working normally, this year the...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™