Hayward Navigator V-Flex Pool Cleaner - Dowdens Group
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Hayward Navigator V-Flex Pool Cleaner

The Hayward Navigator V-Flex Patented SmartDrive® programmed steering helps Navigator® V-Flex™ move faster and more efficiently around any pool shape.


Equipped with patented V-Flex™ variable vane turbine technology, Hayward Navigator V-Flex™ easily picks up larger dirt and debris while virtually eliminating clogs. Its versatile design maximizes power at almost any flow, making it the perfect partner for variable-speed pumps, and its patented SmartDrive® programmed steering determines the most efficient cleaning path around any pool for complete, reliable coverage. With these and other powerful features, it’s time to rediscover your favorite pool cleaner.

Unique design virtually eliminates clogs without sacrificing energy efficiency.

HAYWARD NAVIGATOR V-FLEX Variable Vane Technology

The Hayward Navigator® V-Flex™ is designed to work better and last longer than any other suction pool cleaner. Its patented V-Flex™ technology, wide vacuum inlet and unique wing design prevent clogging while delivering maximum suction power, even at low flow. This makes the Navigator V-Flex pool cleaner ideal for use with variable-speed pumps— delivering cost-cutting energy savings with results that won’t disappoint.

Features & Benefits

Patented Anti- Clogging Design

V-Flex™ technology virtually eliminates clogging

Ideal For Use With Variable Speed Pumps

Its patented V-Flex technology, wide vacuum inlet and unique wing design prevent clogging while delivering maximum suction power, even at low flow.

Patented SmartDrive® Steering

Its adaptive steering system improves maneuverability, speed and efficiency providing such thorough, self-sufficient coverage of the pool floor, walls and coves.

Silent Operation

Without pulsating hoses or noisy components

Eliminates Hose Tangling

Due to the adaptive steering system

Easy To Use

Connects to a skimmer or suction port in less than 10 minutes

Easy To Maintain

Fewer moving parts makes this cleaner easy to service and maintain



Pool Coverage*

Pool floor, walls, coves

Hose Length


Pool Size

Up to 6m X 12m or pools with deep ends

Pool Surface**

Concrete, Vinyl, Fiberglass, Pebble and Tile

Turbine Type

Patented V-Flex™ variable vane technology

Drive Sequence

SmartDrive® programmed steering system

Traction System

Pod and shoes

* Wall climbing capability and pool coverage may be affected by specific pool shapes and surfaces. The cleaner may not climb the wall under certain conditions.
** Different shoe types available for different pool surfaces.

About Dowdens Pool Division

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Dowdens Pumping & Water Treatment's Mackay POOL SHOP - located at 9-15 Industrial Street, Mackay has been selling all manner of pool equipment for over 30 years! We stock a wide range of Pool & Spa Pumps / Chlorinators / Chemicals / Cleaning Accessories / Pool Toys / Media-Sand-Cartridge Filter Systems & Consumables all for the BEST PRICE IN TOWN!

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Hayward, SmartDrive and Navigator are regisitered trademarks and V-Flex is a trademark of Hayward Industries, Inc. © 2016 Hayward Industries, Inc.

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