Pump intermittent running

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Pump intermittent running

Unread postby Bigstew » Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:03 am

Bloody pump has packed up. Flipped the Bm over and disconnected the pump, all clean and dandy pump only works when you give it a twist to help it going, it then turns for a few seconds then stops. Press the button again then nothing, press the button again and it spins freely and the whole cycle repeats itself. I think its knackered unless anyone has any ideas or previous experience with this please. Its only 3 years old.
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Re: Pump intermittent running

Unread postby johnrm » Thu Oct 18, 2018 6:01 am

What controller?
If new, goes it suffer from condensation?
Use a multimeter on the output from bm to check voltage.
Maybe check resistance on pump? Not sure about pump.
Might need a new pump.
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Re: Pump intermittent running

Unread postby mashy » Thu Oct 18, 2018 7:19 am

Which BM. Which pump?

Does it run without the impeller off?
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