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Old 11-07-2015, 05:16 PM   #1
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Noisy water pump

We have a 1975 argosy26 fresh water pump works fine ,just loud has anyone replaced theirs for this reason ? Or does this fall under if it ain't broke? Any quiet pumps you'all recommend?Click image for larger version

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Old 11-07-2015, 07:28 PM   #2
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Most water pump noise is not the water pump but vibration of the mounting system.
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Old 11-07-2015, 07:42 PM   #3
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In my book loud is good,i always want to know if it`s running!
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Old 11-07-2015, 09:00 PM   #4
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There have been plenty of threads about noisy water pumps. The Search function above on the right woks very well. Here are the results from the Google box in the middle of that search function:

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And ditto to Lumatic's earlier post.
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You can do things like relocating your pump and use softer hoses to connect..

But.. I would rather have the simple Solution I have from factory.. Your call.

Also,'you could mount the pump to some rubber mounts...to space the pump from the deck.
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Mine sits on carpet. I can just hear it hum a bit. It is far from offensive.
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