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Rcd tripping problems

How can a neautral fault on my economy 7 circuits be tripping the RCCB on the main consumer unit when the feed from the econ 7 immersion heater is eith from that or the day time consumer unit isolated by a double ple switch which throws both neautral and earth from one circuit or the other? I have disconected the economy 7 immersion heater neutral and the day time consumer unit RCCb no longer trips. How can it be connected to the day time consumer unit at any time when the double pole change over switch makes either one or the other?

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the fan element would have blown. it is not uncommon for an element to trip an rcd when it blows. you are on the right track, if you replace the element all your problems should go away

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If the main oven is electric, disconnect the heater element and try, if no trip operqates. then replace element.

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