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Looking at buying house with mechanical septic system. What questions should I be asking?

For any home purchase, I would ask these questions: where is(are) the tank(s)? How many? How big are they? where is the leach/drain field? is there a pump (air, effluent, sewage)? is there an ...
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Looking at buying house with mechanical septic system. What questions should I be asking?

Something to check into besides what is mentioned in the other answers is to find out what is allowed if you have to replace the leach field or tank, because there may be new laws put in place since ...
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Looking at buying house with mechanical septic system. What questions should I be asking?

You need an expert (or two) to inspect and advise you. Twice a year is not a normal case for a septic system, so you need someone who knows what they are doing to tell you what's wrong and how much it ...
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