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It has an internal leak letting water get into it.

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Check the water pressure gauge should have been installed on the upstream side of the pump.

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there should be a pressure gauge on a pipe leaveing the pump, or if it dumps into a catch pan then watch the flow,

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Have to remove oil gauge sending unit and check pressure with a master gauge. Sender or gauge could be faulty. I would not suspect the pump unless you see signs. First of all, does the gauge have pressure when the oil is cold? If it does and the pressure drops off when the oil gets hot, then you cold have a pump or relief valve problem. Removing the pump and inspecting should be your last resort.

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could have faulty or dirty contacts, pump motor could be bad or the pressure gauge is faulty

The pressure switch is usually on the pump if it's a jet pump, or at the base of the pressure tank if a submersible pump.

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