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I believe that I had gotten the main line thawed and it did not feel frozen anymore but I was never able to even get a trickle of water. I want to ride horses in green grass and sunshine! :) Here's to hoping you thaw out with no damage! Luckily the spigot was still working, so I had to lug water buckets from the spigot back to the stalls! This continued to happen so this afternoon I put heat tape on the pipe feeding the tank, including the sensor. http://wiiemulator.net/well-pump/how-to-tell-if-well-pump-is-bad.html

The heater in the pump house quit. Have you tried re-priming the pump? MistyBlueJan. 22, 2009, 09:37 AMGood Lord...I heard FL was getting colder than usual temps right nonw but I didn't think you'd get temps cold enough to freeze pipes! Also check and see if you breaker is blown.

Well Pump Not Turning On

I've been frozen for days and weeks! Maybe if my wife had left that faucet open as I asked, I would have saved a lot of work. I think my water pump froze over night but something strange is happening?

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I hope not. Is your pumphouse insulated or heated? After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads. No Water In House Well We've had a little ice in the buckets the last week or so, but you could just break it with your finger, no big deal.

Thanks for any help anyone can give me. How To Prime Well Pump Most pumps are in the well now. 01-06-2010, 03:36 PM kentuckydad95 Location: Somewhere in Kentucky 3,791 posts, read 6,570,652 times Reputation: 2402 I thank God we live on a You can only upload files of type PNG, JPG, or JPEG. http://www.doityourself.com/forum/wells-sump-pumps-septic-sewage-systems/371812-frozen-well-water.html Call a plumber, good luck.

According to the weather man last night, it was warmer yesterday in Chicago than it was here in North Florida. Well Pump Pressure Switch Problems A block heater wouldn't hurt. Answer Questions My florescent light fixtures aren't working.? Heat tape on all exposed plumbing with insulation on the outside of that, heat tape is down in the 10 watt range, make sure the thermostat portion of the heat tape

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Location: Riverview, Fl. https://answers.yahoo.com/question/?qid=20090128064506AAEiAb3 But I still can't believe I was just looking at ny.com about thawing out my pipes in FL eek! Well Pump Not Turning On Insert the tube from the steamer as far as you can go, mine went all the way almost. How To Tell If Well Pump Is Bad But this too shall pass, and in about 5 months we will be complaining about the heat!

Only turn on power to test the sysyem to see if water is flowing. have a peek at these guys Sorry for the long drawn out explanation but I want to give all the info I can. Turn on a water faucet. If you've caught it early enough, turning the pump off and letting the inside of it thaw may be enough to get things working again. Water Stopped Working In House

Thank you, Andy 357Hogleg, Jan 14, 2007 #3 Cass Plumber Joined: Nov 12, 2005 Location: Ohio I guess you could have had a problem after it froze but how do Be sure and put some sort of heating device inside your well shelter. Most will have them. http://wiiemulator.net/well-pump/well-pump-not-pumping-water.html It has been below freezing here for a while, I don't know why this would happen now.

For a proper drain / pressure, I had to let open one faucet so the air can come in the system in order to use the pressure of the water in Well Pump Runs But No Water but in the mean time please help me get the water back on. Any use of this content without express written consent is prohibited.

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When the temperature drops below 35°F it activates, turning on your heating device. Our well water pump froze. You just have to bring your own water for the time being tidy rabbitJan. 22, 2009, 10:19 AMWe could probably just send the MIL though :) wouldn't be a very long Water Pump No Pressure Lori · 8 months ago 0 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse sounds like its frozen.if it unthaws and it gets cold

If you were having freezing problems you may still have them, do you know for sure that you don't? He can kiss my butt. Sign in 258 64 Don't like this video? this content askmediy 589,285 views 11:40 Replacing Well Pump Pressure Switch - Duration: 6:19.