Who is responsible for an ejector pump in a condo unit?
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Q. We are a small condo association (seven units) and have a basement unit that requires an ejector pump to pump its sewage into the sewer line. We all have our own furnaces and water heaters and each unit is responsible for their replacement and repair.

Is the basement unit responsible for replacing this ejector pump when it breaks down, since it is unique to their unit? One issue here is that these ejector pumps should last five to ten years, but that small unit has six people in it with only one bathroom, and it's being replaced yearly at great expense.

A. Unfortunately, this is not an easy question to answer. However, in general the most appropriate response would be

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