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Of the two holes in my skimmer one has suction with the pump on and one does not have ANY Is this right I can never get enough suction to use my vacuum hose and I'm sure i have all the air out when?

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October 01, 2008 9:11AM

Most likely your skimmer has two holes being either for pumping from the bottom or the rear depending on how the plumbing is configured. Have a look at your pump with the vacuum hose plugged in. Is the basket got air trapped in the top? Unplug the hose does the air go away? Chances are if this is the case the seal in your pump needs replacing.