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I have an Aqualisa shower, Thermostat mixer with a separate

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I have an Aqualisa shower, Thermostat mixer with a separate water pump. They pump is working intermittently. I had problems back in June 2014 and a guy in the technical team of Aqualisa got me to rub two magnets over the pipes going into the pump. Luckily this worked, however this time holding the magnet can get it started however when you remove the magnet it stops. Any suggestions?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Plumbing
Expert:  Plumberpro replied 11 months ago.

Hi, the magnets were to start the two magnet f!ow switches. These turn the pump on when they sense the water flowing. These can be bought as replacements. Replace these switches and the pump will be ok

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
How do we go about replacing the switches and does that cost much? Or will we have to replace the pump? I've attached a picture of the pump.
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I have to go to work as I'm late already? My mobile is ***********
Expert:  Plumberpro replied 11 months ago.

Hi, I recommend replacing the pump as sometimes the insides can be scaled up and so replacing the switches doesn't always work.it involves a !little electrical wiring also.

If you get a 2 bar pump with 22mm outlets it will be easier to swap over

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