Quote Originally Posted by jap View Post
If it's any consolation, I ran into this very same situation about 30 years ago when I was in construction, with a pump the owner had put in the basement well.

It had the exact same issues with the float.

As I recall the float was a plastic cylinder roughly 2 or 3" in diameter and about 4 or 5" long and had a ball inside of it that rolled from one end to the other to open and close the contacts.

Who know's,,, may be the same setup 30 years later with no improvements in the design.

That’s my float.