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How about a dedicated hose valve were the only way that water would flow is if constant hand pressure is applied? Some kind of bulbous rubber bladder that when pressure was applied an internal gate or washer opened an inlet to allow water flow. Something similar to the 'wieners' you shove into a clogged pipe with the hose attached. Than even if a kid forgets ...
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Fixed! Since the new hose was going into a water storage tank, I figured it didn't need the little plastic filter thingy that normally sits at the bottom of the well. THE FOOT VALVE Screwed back a foot valve at the end of the new hose going in the tank, and now it works!
Listed reasons for excessive cycling in J+ installation manual: Defective suction check or foot valve Water logged pressure tank Pump farther than 5 feet from tank High friction loss valves between pump and tank. (Use only fully open gate valves) Parts breakdown list I take it this is a shallow well with the jet assembly bolted to the front of the ...
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