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We have the answer - Talking with the well/plumbing company that we had replace a jet pump in a prior home years ago, as he heard the issue he offered "just what filter cartridge did you replace?" It was a sediment filter, and he asked whether I might have replaced it with a carbon filter instead, and that if I had, the pressure issue might be caused by much ...


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I think you have two completely separate issues that you became aware of at the same time, and which are mostly unrelated. Improperly set system and air pressures in bladder tanks. A note - the higher the system pressure, the less water storage (drawdown) in a bladder tank. So you might get better performance from a 40/60 or 30/50 setting. You are also ...


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After pulling the motor out (which required draining the spa and disconnecting the PVC connections) and removing the cover, I found another capacitor. Googling the part number indicates that this is a start capacitor. It helps the motor start. The motor also has a capacitor on the outside, and it's the run capacitor. That's the one that was replaced ...


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I think the answer comes in one of the three things you've already stated: 1) bad pump motor; 2) capacitor; 3) impeller jammed. In your case I believe the problem is with the motor (as you've probably already figured out). You've already replaced the capacitor. If this were truly the problem, it would have fixed it more than allowing to run for just a ...



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