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My well pump losses pressure when your Sprinkler system is on and then goes back to normal 59 PSI when it is off is this a pump issue that does not keep the pressure at 59 Psi when mt sprinkler syste?

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03/01/2011

If your sprinklers were set up properly, your pump should continue to run all the time the sprinklers are working. This saves wear and tear on the motor. Cycling is the worse thing you can do to a pump and motor.