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Five second delay with pump

Pump only runs five seconds then stops for five seconds.then five seconds later starts again,there is always a five second delay,it has been doing this all night and still this morning starts and then stops every five seconds.
last night was the coldest night we have had this fall around 40 degres
not sure if that had anything to do with it.
any help would be greatly appreciated

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Check the intake of the pump. It may be clogged with sludge or debris.

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