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Pool cover pump quit working without warning. was not in deep water. pump is clean, no cracks or compromised wire. air vent hole not plugged. tried in a couple different outlets (power source) then put in the slop sink with a couple inches of water for a couple hours. just not working and don't know why? second season with pump and never left on cover to freeze during previous winter season. Any suggestions ?

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Take the cover off of the automatic shut off and check for debris. Most cover pumps have an auto shutoff and most of them have the type of valve that can be inoperable due to debris getting into the valve.

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