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Old 06-22-2015, 06:41 AM   #1
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water pump starts every 2 min

ok went out this weekend to a county park that did not have city water hook up so filled the fresh water tank but when the pump was powered on tabout every 2 min the water pump would burp on to keep pressure i have went thru evry thing and can find on leaks has any one replkaced a water pressure switch on there pump this is on a 2012 wildcat sterling 32RL

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Old 06-22-2015, 07:02 AM   #2
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Did you check if it was (Leaking) back to Supply tank? Youroo!!

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Old 06-22-2015, 07:03 AM   #3
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Mine does that, but I have a fairly obvious leak in the water bay.

Waiting for Goshen to get it fixed.
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Old 06-22-2015, 07:09 AM   #4
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Maybe a leaky faucet or stool. Later RJD
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Old 06-22-2015, 07:53 AM   #5
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I have replaced the pressure valve/switch in these water pumps. Very easy, refer to the owners manual for the pump, buy or order the correct replacement part (inexpensive) and install per the instructions or Google for video's.
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Old 06-22-2015, 08:33 AM   #6
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X2 the pressure valve/switch

If it is the switch ... when you are hooked up to 'city water pressure' you will be slowly filling your water tank as well.


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Old 06-22-2015, 08:42 AM   #7
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Mine would "WEEP" and cause the pump to cycle every 2-3 minuets. This was at the rear toilet. The valve seeped and was hard to see. When on city water I never knew it. I would verify the tank level on city water and that might be easier by a long flush, leaving the drain valve(s) open for an extended period, then closing and rechecking again in a day or two. Good luck....
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Old 06-22-2015, 12:04 PM   #8
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Two overlooked areas are always a small drip at the water heater pressure relief valve and the city water hose connection (check valve )
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Old 06-22-2015, 12:10 PM   #9
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Water Pump

My 2015 Micro Lite 23FB Does that too.
It was doing about every 15 to 20 minutes.
The last time I pressured up the system I made sure and opened the pressure relief valve on the hot water heater to bleed the air out of the water heater.
The pump still cycles but not as frequently. I am convinced it is either trapped air in the system or a leaky check valve.
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Old 06-22-2015, 03:04 PM   #10
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If you turn the pump off for several days, does it run for a longer period of time when you turn it on? If so I would say you have a leak and it would be worth your while to find it and fix it before to damages something, like the floor.
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