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Old 12-03-2011, 12:33 PM   #1
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Sump pump chugging


How do i keep my sump pump from chugging while the water is draining after the pump shuts off, get a terrible boom ...boom...boom for about a minute after it shuts off, got a check valve above the pump in the pit, went as far as installing a check valve outside thinking it needed more air to help clear the line faster, helped but still getting that annoying banging

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Old 12-03-2011, 04:56 PM   #2
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Sump pump chugging


The run is to long ---add a vent or change the pitch of the pipe---

add a photo of the piping---inside and out----Mike--

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