loud strange noises from filter pump

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Kylie

loud strange noises from filter pump

Postby Kylie » Mon 11 Aug, 2008 02:30

the past few dys the pump has become louder and is higher pitched then normal.. I am a relitivly new to owning a pool and am unsure of the age of the system OMYX (I think) :?
If thee is anyone who may know what this may be or how to fix or even just some advice I would be grateful


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Re: loud strange noises from filter pump

Postby Guest » Mon 11 Aug, 2008 19:48

The most common noise associated with a pump is the bearings going bad. It is a loud squeal and only gets worse. Any water leaks under the pump?

The bearings can be replaced.

Kylie wrote:the past few dys the pump has become louder and is higher pitched then normal.. I am a relitivly new to owning a pool and am unsure of the age of the system OMYX (I think) :?
If thee is anyone who may know what this may be or how to fix or even just some advice I would be grateful
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Postby muss08 » Mon 11 Aug, 2008 20:30

Bearings can be replaced but is almost as expensive as buying a new pump
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