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I have a SP 300 Pedestal Sump Pump that isn't pumping out the water in my crawlspace and the motor is constantly running.

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I would check the input of the pump, exit and the hoses for being plugged up. The shaft of the motor may also not be connected to the pump impeller for some reason. Sometimes the impeller gets clogged with junk. Take the pump out, and clean it out first and see if that solves your problem. you can test it in a 5 gallon pail filled with water.

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