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Usually the problem is a worn out Strainer basket oring. With the addtional strain of trying to draw water through 40ft of vac hose it is easier to draw air from a worn out strainer o ring. My suggestion is to reverse prime, replace o ring if leaking and make sure you lube it with a silicon based lube.

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