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Problems wiring Flotec sprinkler pump

The pump is wired for 220. Does it matter which wire is on which terminal. The terminals are labeled L1 and L2.

I've seen in other posts that it should be Black to L1 and Red to L2. The problem I am having is neither wire is black or red, they are both blue.

No matter which way I wire the pump it does not turn on. The old pump motor ran and now I'm very confused.

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L1- L2 doesn't care if blk or red. Make sure there is 220vac (240vac) on the supply wires. If there is there is something amiss with the pump. Eric

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