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Fountain pump keeps tripping the GFI

I have tried numerous electrical outlets for my fountain pump and it will sustain other things like fans and lights, but when we plug in the fountain pump, it trips the GFI and stops. Why is this and what can we do to solve it?

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  • Tony Crow Mar 20, 2012

    your pump id grounded and tripping , check pump and wiring for leaks ,

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Install a standard outlet with a weather proof box and you will have no more problems

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