Recent content by LithosMike

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    Pump "not catching full prime"

    I haven't moved in yet. Still waiting for a leaseback period to end with the previous owner. I could certainly call the inspector back to ask about it. Just thought I'd use the forum here since I was reading up on pool maintenance basics and this could just be some motor jargon I wasn't familiar...
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    Pump "not catching full prime"

    So, I recently purchased a home and had the pool/equipment inspected. The inspector left a note that the circulation pump, an American Ultra-Flow 2 HP, was "not catching full prime (may be due to the dirty filter)". I've seen some tutorials on how to prime and start up a pool pump, but I'm...