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david1983
04/17/2011, 11:07 AM
http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/5628193958/

david1983
04/17/2011, 11:07 AM
Any ideas?

tkeracer619
04/17/2011, 11:21 AM
If you fill it up manually does it change anything?

To me it looks like its not priming and needs more water put in it.

david1983
04/17/2011, 12:03 PM
No ive filled it all the way to the top and it just doesnt pump much water it just trickles out of the overflow.All the pipes are clear too.

tkeracer619
04/17/2011, 12:15 PM
Pull the pump off and put it in a bucket with water. Does it pump water?

What does the impeller look like?

I assume you have checked all over for breaks in any piping that is sucking in air.

david1983
04/17/2011, 02:51 PM
Its working now i took apart everything and put it back together.Think it was a loose fitting on the air intake tube.

Thanks