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Whirlpool pump only buzzes.

I bought a whirlpool tub used. American Standard Model 2732.018.020.
Pump buzzes but will not pump water. What should I do? Do you have a link to that manual?

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  • rderge Jan 14, 2009

    Thank you for your reply Mr. gauvreau.

    It's working. Poor guy was just accustomed to not turning. I took a screwdriver and showed him how to turn and then he remembered.

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    button will not turn jets on in tub

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    will 752538-300 replace 752538-0070a pump om my american standard whirlpool

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Are you sure the vacuum line that goes to the air switch is on tight and not leaking or cracked? I have multiiple motors on hand, I was an Am Std Ter. Mgr. Let me know if you resolved your issue or need a motor. Ron

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Well there are two things....You say "buzzes?" Like pump is running "humming" & not pushing water. That would be an "airlock" in the pump & it needs to be primed.
If it's "buzzing" & pump motor is not turning (Like it's froze) you might have a bad start up capacitor on the pump that needs to be replaced. Worst case scenerio entire pump needs replacement.

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