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    New pump squealing!

    I replaced my pump about 2 months ago. It's been awesome. I turned it on today and its movin water but its squealing. I'm super mad! What could it be?
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    Re: New pump squealing!

    Sounds like a warranty claim to me!
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    Re: New pump squealing!

    I think so to. It stopped after 5 minutes though.
    AGP: 24' x 52" cartridge filter: 13,500 gallons. Taylor K-2006 test kit.

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    Re: New pump squealing!

    I would suspect a rock in the impeller.

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    Re: New pump squealing!

    What stopped? the squealing or the pump!
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