Adjust or Replace Pressure Switch for a Well?

Answer A pressure switch dictates how much water pressure a well pump provides. If the water pressure coming from your well starts lowering or acting erratically, the pressure switch is the first thing yo... Read More »

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How high can you set your well pressure switch?

Professional tradesmen typically recommend the highest setting for a well pressure switch set at 70 psi, although 60 psi is the most common setting. Refer to the manufacturer's literature before pr... Read More »

How to Adjust a Low Pressure Switch?

Adjusting a low pressure switch is not difficult, but it helps if you have a basic understanding of refrigeration units. The low pressure switch is designed to come on when the pressure has gone be... Read More »

How to Adjust a Pressure Switch?

Pressure switches control the volume of air or liquid in a holding tank by operating the pump to start and stop while filling a tank. Water wells and air compressors use pressure switches to contro... Read More »

How to Adjust an Air Pressure Switch?

Air compressors utilize adjustable pressure switches to regulate the specific cut-in and cut-out levels. The "cut-in" level is the lowest air pressure setting on the switch that energizes the elect... Read More »