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I have a new 1 HP Hayward superpump. The pump

I have a new 1 HP Hayward superpump. The pump starts and runs for about 3-5 secs and then shuts off. The shut off results in the circuit breaker triping. The voltage stays above 230V until the the pump shuts down. The owners manual suggested that shut down is the result of low voltage but I have ruled this out. I am thinking the pump may be bad.
Any other suggestions.

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  • Pete May 11, 2010

    Is the pump set to the 230v position?

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Would also think pump bad.

Posted on Sep 05, 2017

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SOURCE: frig trips circuit breaker

Hello gonzomg69,
The two other comments posed at you from Blue Dog and 20YRSEXP are good ones and necessary to get to the root cause of the problem however I have a few ideas to share with you that may help.. First off, I am assuming that the circuit breaker you mention is the one that protects the outlet that feeds your fridge power. If thats correct, and you just started to have breaker trips, the obvious question is ..does that circuit breaker also supply power to other receptacles and do those have any additional appliances or 'loads' on them that are drawing current? The circuit breaker current rating is based on the wire size so that regardless of what you plug into a receptacle, that breaker limits current so you won't melt the insulation or have a fire. Also, you should be aware that circuit breakers do go bad and that may be your problem too..
I hope this information helps you...
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Posted on Nov 29, 2008

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SOURCE: my hayward pool pump started making a humming

check impeller by turning shaft with pliers sounds as if its stuck do this while of and try to restart

Posted on Jun 18, 2009

john224
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SOURCE: new hayward 1 HP super pump runs 1 or 2 seconds,

Check that the motor is set for the proper voltage. They are usually factory connected for 230V and if you have a 115V line feeding it the motor will overheat and cycle the overload as you describe.

Posted on Jul 04, 2009

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SOURCE: Going from 230v to 115v on Super Pump

open back you will see the bars to hook to it should show which is the right side 3wire only for 115

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

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SOURCE: i mistakingly switch the voltage to 110v instead 230V

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Posted on Oct 07, 2009

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