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Mi HAVE A 6HP PUMP AND IT WILL START AND NOT GO INTO THE 2ND SPEED FOR THE 2ND SET OF JETS. IT SHUTS OFF AND TRIES TO START AGAIN AFTER 3 MINUTES. DO YOU THINK THIS COULD BE THE CAPACITOR ON TOP

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    Renee Knafel-Bullock Aug 11, 2010

    You need to give more details on what this pump is attached to.

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Could be but more likely the centrifugal switch is not turning on the run windings in the motor

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