The first step is to unplug the sump pump. Outside, ensure that the discharge pipe is clean of debris and ice. Remove any obstructions. It is also possible to warm your hair, or utilize a hair dryer to melt ice.
It is now possible to take off the rubber boots by loosening the clamps on the hose. The cover needs to be removed and the pump should be lifted from the pit. To check if your intake screen is in good condition Remove the cover and take the pump away from the pit.
The pit should be cleaned and inspected for anything that can clog the pump. Test the pump by plugging it into and then pushing it’s flow control.
Then, put the sump pump in the pit. Ensure that the flow switch is not blocked. It is now time to examine it. jydrft6hqh.