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Fountain pump motor runs but no pressure to push water

I have a garden fountain with a little giant model PSM-006 pump. I hear the moto but it doesn't cycle the water through enough to get it to flow.

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You can try to force prime with a garden hose. Put the hose in ether side suction or discharge.

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