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AIR BUBBLES IN THE PUMP ARE CAUSED BY A LEAK ON THE SUCTION SIDE OF THE PUMP (SKIMMER OR MAIN DRAIN LINE). TO DETERMINE IF YOUR LEAK IS ABOVE GROUND LOOK FOR SPURTS OFF WATER SHOOTING FROM ONE OF THOSE LINES AS YOU TURN THE PUMP OFF. THE SUDDEN STOPPING OF THE WATER FLOW WILL CAUSE IT TO SHOOT OUT OF THE SOURCE. NOTE THAT A LITTLE WATER COMMING FROM THE PUMP LID ON SOME MODELS IS NORMAL AND NOT THE CAUSE OF THE LEAK. IF YOU DO NOT SEE ANYTHING YOUR LEAK MAY BE BELOW GROUND. TO DETERMINE THIS SHUT DOWN ONE LINE AT A TIME TO DETERMINE THE LINE THE AIR IS COMMING FROM. IF YOU HAVE A BROKEN LINE UNDERGROUND YOU WILL NEED TO HAVE A TEST DONE TO LOCATE THE LEAK SO IT CAN BE REPAIRED. HOPE THIS HELPS. FEEL FREE TO E MAIL ME IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DISCUSS THIS FURTHER.

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