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Old 09-23-2010, 02:18 PM   #1
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ac window unit circut keeps tripping


my window unit AC keeps tripping i have cleaned filter checked drain and reset and it still tripps

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Old 09-23-2010, 02:58 PM   #2
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What size breaker & wire ?
What size AC, how much power does it pull ? watts...amps ?

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did it ever work ok at this install place?? And now it is tripping breaker?? Is it on a dedicated circut. Which is the only thing on that line ? A little more information is needed
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Old 09-23-2010, 06:12 PM   #4
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AC should have its own line to the breaker. How many amp does the AC charges? You might have to change breaker to higher amp. Check all details first. It's more of electrical problem than the unit itself.
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don't change breaker to higher amp Without checking wire size
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