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Have installed a 1/2 HP wayne jet pump, getting water ,

Getting water , but after a few min. of running it starts to lose water
pressure.also have air in lines that cant get out , any suggestions

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If we go down the list of possible causes, it may help;

  • All fitting on the new pump and jet are tight.
  • No break in the well line
  • FOOT valve operating OK. If the foot valve is not operating correctly, the pump can lose its prime and **** air into the system.
  • New pump has been purged of air(primed adequately)
  • holding tank has appropriate pre charge
  • bladder in holding tank not ruptured.

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