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    Pump looses pressure

    I just changed my motor and pump bc last season I started loosing pressure on my jets. I put the new pump and motor on and its got plenty of pressure blowing out but over an hour I start loosing pressure. Can anyone help?

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    Re: Pump looses pressure

    Welcome to TFP!

    The main cause of loss of water flow is a dirty filter.

    Please review this and update your signature so we can better help you, What we need to know to answer your questions
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    Re: Pump looses pressure

    Welcome to the forum. Please add a signature line to your profile and list all the particulars of your pool, filter type, pump etc. Possibly your filter needs a good back washing/cleaning?
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    Re: Pump looses pressure

    In case it is a clogged filter, here is a link to an article in Pool School on filter maintenance.

    http://www.troublefreepool.com/conte...f-pool-filters
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