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Porter cable pancake compressor trips breaker immediately when turned on.

Porter Cable compressor ran all nite until it shut off. Now it trips breaker immediately when I turn it on. It won't even attempt to run????

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Sounds like the motor is burned up.

Posted on Nov 26, 2013

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Might be the unloader valve is stuck. if so there will be hissing noise from switch assembly and you may have to get a new one.

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hello, it sounds like your pressur switch is going bad or your have a air leak on the tank or from the tank some where. does your pressure gage read that the tank is fully charged ?

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SOURCE: Porter cable pancake unit blows air after shut off.

tap on the check valve with a metal object. Its sticking open. The check valve is the brass fitting on top of the tank. When the valve sticks open it emits air from the area of the engine. If that doesn't work (which I would be surprised it doesn't), you'll need to purchase a new check valve. Good Luck!

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