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I'm getting air in my pump basket. What could be the cause?
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I have a in ground pool about 15,000-18000 gallon. It also
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I had a professional pool company close my pool this year.
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poolguy810
poolguy810
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dear technician,weve shut down the pump in order to clean
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Poolservice123
Poolservice123
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My inground pool was down about 4 inches overnight. The level
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I have a model 227 1-1/2 HP pool pump - about 7 yrs old.
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How do I close my 12x24 ft fiberglass pool with a salt chlorinator
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Fix my Pool and Spa
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Pool is blurping like there is air in the line and pressure
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Jerry
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Hi, Please help me fix my 10 day old problem. I have a Sta-Rite
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I have a STA-RITE MAX-E Glas II and it turns on fine and turns.
I have a STA-RITE MAX-E Glas II and it turns on fine and turns. But after a few years of not being turned on, no water comes through pump. Water is well above line in the pool. No obvious leaks, all v… read more
Jerry
Jerry
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310 satisfied customers
I have an above ground pool. I replaced the pump last year.
I have an above ground pool. I replaced the pump last year. When I try to vacuum when I place the skimmer plate over the skimmer it takes suction but then loses it and then I have to turn the pump off… read more
poolguy810
poolguy810
owner - pool and spa service company
2 years electro mechanical training
1,675 satisfied customers
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