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Livewell Pump not working

Old 06-03-2016, 03:53 PM
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Ok, so i did some troubleshooting before posting this. I have a Sea Hunt CC Bay Boat and luckily i have 2 live wells so i was able to do some swapping. So from what i have found, both of the pumps work. I was able to hook them both up on the "good" circuit and found that both of them will run. I tested the on/off switch by placing the "good" pump wire on the "bad" switch and the switch turned the pump on. From what i can tell there are no fuses just the circuit breaker on the switch itself. So here is my dilema, I know that both the pump and the switch work on the "bad" side but when i turn the switch on, it does not run the pump. The only thing i have yet to do is test the wires that go to the pump and the switch to see if they have continuity. Is it likely that i have a bad wire running from the pump to the switch because that's what it is looking like it could be. I just don't want to rewire this thing if there's something i'm missing.
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