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The pump lost vaccum, now the motor shut off and pump only hums.

The pump only hums when power is put to it. I believe the pump was on alday and lost vaccum, now the motor does not come on.

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  • Julie Mitchell Sep 27, 2012

    WaterWay pomp HP2.0spl, no power is getting to it. Checked braker panel all good there. There is power to the point of wire to the pump but pump won't turn on. No sound all dead, any help out there?

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Prime the pump. If it still just hums, try to turn the impeller. If the impeller is not jammed, and the motor hums or it doesn't start at all, the motor may be bad. Check for correct voltage of the incoming power wires inside the motor connection housing. Sometimes turning the circuit breaker off, then back on will fix it.

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