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Bilge Pumps Won't Suck

I had a bilge pump that wouldn't seem to "prime" and start sucking unless I waggled it about.

I replaced it with a new bigger one and seem to have the same problem. Even when there are a few inches, well above the impeller, it won't prime and suck.

The height to the hull outlet seems ok. Any ideas?


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