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My pool pump will work fine then stop and just make a humming noise?

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Probably findf something in the pump stopping it from turnig.check where the water goes to the pump for debris.

Posted on Jul 23, 2009

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Try giving your pump more air circulation.
Turn off pump when not around it.(should only need to run for around 3 - 4 hours on a small (kid) pool 6 - 8 hours for standard house pool
You could put you pump on a timmer - set shut off time to just before you pump shuts down.
Check you pump (when not conected to mains power) - get some WD40 into it - (salt and metal no like each other)

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C. MOTOR HUMS, BUT DOES NOT START—
Check for:
1. Centrifugal switch stuck in open position.or if capacitator start could be bad capacitator. Possible loose connection.
2. Binding of motor shaft. (something stuck in impeller) Does motor turn free. IF not check for jamed impeller. If it she sp2605x7 you can view a manual here:
http://www.haywardnet.com/products/Manuals/pdfs/manual113.pdf

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at home depot the sell a pen that beeps at the sight of voltage (sensor) 12$ good house hold tool to have.. check the cord running to pump see if the pen beeps when held against cord if its a 110 set up the pen beeps and youve the 110 V needed to run the pump if 220 V a bit different .. if left powered But not running in a few min, touch motor housing the metal part of this unit. is it hot as a grill (internal winding problem) or still cool .. Motors are a wear item like tires on ones car.. motors are inexp like 110$ for a 1 hp unit

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I have a Speck Pump, model E71, only a year old. It suddenly stopped working - it was fine at the start of the season. The problem is that it just hums when turned on.


Since it hums it has power. I believe there is a start capacitor on it, that or the start switch may have failed.


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Pump is making a buzzing/humming noise but is working


I suspect corrosion in the bearings, which means probably in the motor as well. If it runs nonetheless I'd just keep using it until it stops as once it gets to that stage it isn't economical to repair.
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I have a proline pool pump model # SD-15-1N11CC and it worked fine until I back washed my pool and now it stopped working. It makes a humming noise and nothing else.


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1. Centrifugal switch stuck in open position.or if capacitator start could be bad capacitator. Possible loose connection.
2. Binding of motor shaft. (something stuck in impeller) Does motor turn free. IF not check for jamed impeller. If it she sp2605x7 you can view a manual here:
http://www.haywardnet.com/products/Manuals/pdfs/manual113.pdf

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Clicking?... not knowing which clicking noise you are hearing, I will run down the most likely on a new pump.
1. When wiring the motor you may have left a wire in close proximity to the centrifical start capacitor switch. It spins at high RPMs and can be hitting a wire not properly tucked in
2. Most pool pumps are dual voltage. If you wired motor for wrong voltage than that being delivered, the motors can sometimes make noises. Clicking isn't most common, but the vibrating hum of incorrect voltage might be interpreted as a clicking noise.
3.check to make sure no wire ties, or plastic stringy tag holding devices were left in the pump intake basket.

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Pump hums when switched on but does not work more than 20 seconds


hi i had the same problem with my booster pump motor it hum but did not turn. to make a long story short see if there is a metal cap on the back of your motor if there is pry it off and you should get to see the shaft turn the shaft with a screwdriver if it has a notch in it or if it don't turn the shaft anyway you can and make sure it turns easy. my shaft was tight as hell but i got it to turn and it started right up again and i had no problem. the hum means it is stuck and it shuts off because the breaker is tripping and after a few seconds it will click back on again, hope this helps

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