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Pool pump breaker keeps tripping

We had a lot of rain lately and all of a sudden, the main breaker of the pool pump keeps tripping. I had the pool man check it and he said it's not the motor. We changed the breaker and it still trips the main breaker that has the 40 amps instead of the 20 that is located near the pool pump. any ideas?

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    barry968 Jun 08, 2013

    manual says use a 2 pole 20 amp breaker which is what i am using and pump keeps tripping after 30 seconds

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    I disconnected the pump and i think that the variable speed motor drive is bad.

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Should be a 60 amp breaker

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