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I have a kohler whirl pool tub that I used maybe 12 times…

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I have a kohler whirl pool tub that I used maybe 12 times and now the pump will not run. I checked for a thermal overload on the motor but I cannot see one. I wanted to test the switch but it's is a communication type wire. How do I go about checking out the switch?

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

About a year.

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes. I have the switch in my hand and was going to try to run a continuity test on it.

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

No that's it.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Plumbing
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I found the problem it was in the switch. Thanks
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Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago
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Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

Are you sure it was the switch? It is working now?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
crack in circuit board that connects to push button . Gap in solid-state to button. Just put small amount of fodder to fill gap and switch and pump worked.
The gap was so small that I needed a magnifying glass to do the work.
Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

That really worked out. I don't think I could have found that from here!

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
If you have facebook I can take a pic and show you.
Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

That's alright. I fix boards sometimes too. I know exactly what you mean. I learned myself how to fix tvs when the economy dove.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thanks for the help. Frank
Plumber: Mike R., Plumber replied 4 months ago

You are very welcome

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