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    Pool Company Telling me to connect Motor to 240 Volts for Longevity

    As an added point, the motor was indeed running very hot this summer. Is that a normal symptom of a "dying" motor or does it seem likely that something was off in the rest of the pool system?
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    Pool Company Telling me to connect Motor to 240 Volts for Longevity

    I have an in-ground, salt swimming pool. The entire setup is outdoor in a city that snows a lot (motor, salt panel, heater, filter). My motor (Hayward Super Pump) has lasted 7 years up until a few weeks ago. The pool company replaced the capacitor which lasted 3 weeks. When I brought the motor...