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Our pool/spa pump will cut off for approx. 20 minutes several times during an 8 hr cycle. It never use to do this. The pump is around 3 1/2 yrs. old.

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If the motor is very hot it could be shutting off due to a thermal safety device.

Anything that makes the motor work too hard and/or heat up will trigger this.

Blockage in the water lines
Clogged pool filter
Worn motor bearings
Lack of air flow around the motor
Weak or damaged motor windings.

A defective thermal limit switch will **** off the pump when the pump is within heat and load limits.

Posted on May 22, 2011

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