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Septic tank pump is brand new. Our alarm just went off and we looked in tank and the water is very high.... could it be a faulty pump?

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There could be a clog in your septic tank output line and your pump is not working. You can call a local contractor to find whats wrong and fix it quickly. Otherwise it can cause drainage backup and other septic tank issue.
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Could be. could also be a clogged output line, a blockage in the septic field, even a sock stuck in the intake of the pump.

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