I've tried 2 different cords, on 2 different gfci outlets. One outlet had nothing else running on the circuit and the outlet tripped. The other, the one I've always used would trip as soon as I plugged the submerged pump in. If I plugged the pump in, it would run right up until it went in the water. Going to submerge the pump in a bucket with the hose draining into it and see what happens.
Picked up another barracuda pump, 1/2 h.p. with a lifetime warranty. Menards is about the best option, local hardware stores dont have much selection and I needed to be moving water sunday...
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