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My control box just started tripping and I have had to reset it twice in the last week. My name is ***** *****.

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All I know is there is no water but when I push the reset on the bottm it starts puming into the pressure tank again.

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This could be a problem in the control box - a relay, a capacitor, or both or it could be a problem with the pump motor itself. Do you have a good multimeter? If you want to troubleshoot can you upload a picture of the control box with the cover off? Thank you Ken

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