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Phillips 7400 iron tripping fuse box

Switch on trips fuse box

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hello does all the electric go off in your home if so theres a bad earth on the iron or the iron element is shorting out also make sure theres no water getting into the iron good luck

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Posted on Mar 20, 2009

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I would almost definitely say yes. Have a friend or family member bring their iron over and try it. I can think of no other reason why it would trip a breaker. Let me know what happens.

Posted on Apr 02, 2009

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SOURCE: Steam iron trips the main fuse

It could be your iron drawing too much current but it sounds more likely that you have a weak circuit breaker on that circuit. You might try the iron on a different house circuit to confirm if its actually the iron or the house breaker giving you problems.

Posted on Sep 07, 2009

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This is a circuit issue, the irons element is Bad, if you can replace the element otherwise get a new iron

Posted on Mar 10, 2010

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