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How to replace a sump pump

15 year old sump, works fine. Should I replace?

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There are 2 schools of thought regarding maintenance: you can carry out preventive maintenance (calendar based or hours run)... or, on condition maintenance... i.e repair it when it breaks down. What, is the consequence of a failure... if it's 'bad' replace it.... if not, wait until it fails. Hope this makes sense.

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My mod o is if its not broken why mess with it. Its like jumping out of a very good air plain if its still flying I am not going any where. Do not ask for trouble.

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