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Installing new pump in calypso and need a diagram

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Google my posting on www.bobvila.com for checking/replacing the Calypso pump. One of their best known engineering defects. They should have put a filter in front of it! It clogs and stops working, burning up the pump motor usually. I've replaced mine myself twice. Sears replaced it two times before the warranty ran out. Hope this helps.

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This is a pretty simple job except for the skinned knuckles but if you feel the need for an illustration, enter make and model number on the Sears parts department website. They have many thousands of line-drawing illustrations from just about every brand made-
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