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I have a 3/4 hp jet pump that takes water from a pond and I connect it to a hose to water my lawn. It runs for a while and then shuts down. I wait a little while and plug it back in and it starts up and runs again a little while and shuts down. Any help?

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Sounds like the high limit switch. It probably is getting too hot.
Maybe the internals are gummed up with algae or something else that is making the pump work harder than it should, you could also check the impeller to see if you have any broken pieces that prevent it from running at 100%

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