The control panel cable used to connect the control box for all 1998-2000 Hot Spring spa and Tiger River spa models.
The control panel consists of electronic buttons and display that spa owner uses to regulate the thermostat, as well as to operate the jet pump and light. The control panel is located on the bartop.
The control panel is connected to the control box by a control panel cable.
Disconnect power to the spa.
Access the IQ control box.
Inside the control box, on the right hand side, disconnect the control panel ribbon cable.
Fold back the spa’s thermal cover.
Gently work a wide-blade screwdriver under the lip of the control panel, forcing it between the panel and the dam. WARNING – DO NOT pry the black plastic dam away from the bartop. Removing the dam will damage the bartop.
Gently pry the panel off the dam by slowly working around the edge of the panel.
Lift the panel away from the spa.
Remove remaining gasket material and silicone from the dam and control panel.
Mask the bartop around the edges of the dam (to allow easy cleanup of excess silicone).
Reverse the above instruction to reinstall the control panel and follow the instruction that come with the control panel kit.