Cannot test sprinklers

I just put in sod and I want to test my sprinklers…it just rained and I am not able to run a quick test. System says it’s running but nothing. This happened the other day, after it rained.

I have removed the weather station and the schedule, I even tried your answer for turning off notifications…still won’t come on.

Any suggestions

@Ki11mer1 - by chance is there a rain sensor in-line on the common wire? When wet, that will prevent the system from actually running even though the app says it is running.

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Is your wiring up to snuff, no breaks, waterproof wiring nuts on connections? Seems if this only happens after a rain, that there is a wiring issue at hand…

Or as @DLane said, a rain sensor in place causing it not to water…


It was a wiring issue. I changed a valve box and probably nicked some wires. Rewired the valves and all is good. Thanks for the help.