Question about Hitachi DH40MR Jackhammer

1 Answer

Smelled burning wire and then stopped running

Started with the smell of plastic burning and then the hammer function slowed down then started blowing the breaker this happened after using it after 30 minutes of straight use on breaking a hole in cement

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Hitachi Master
  • 1,773 Answers

It can also be a suppression capacitor by the switch , or the electric field itself one or both coil fiels are gone.

Posted on Mar 26, 2016

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

I started vacuuming and the vacuum motor slowed down, then stopped. I smelled a burning smell. Then I discovered the next day that the bag bottom was wet and falling apart. Sebo X4 model


sucked up liquid goes with the air through the motor
that would cause the motor to burn out
with the current low cost of new vacuums , the repair /replacement of the motor would be close to a new unit
take it to an appliance repair shop and get a proper diagnosis and quote

Dec 02, 2016 | Vacuums

1 Answer

I have a 2004 Toyota Sienna. We were driving down the highway yesterday afternoon and our A/C was working fine, then halfway through our drive, it stopped blowing cold air then went to hot air. It started...


I would take it to an accredited ac specialist shop if you have to. The burning plastic smell is from a shorted wire ( ac compressor solenoid or thermostat under the dash)

Aug 10, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Burning rubber smell when slowing down in an 89 Ford Bronco XLT?


Check under the car and look for a plastic bag that may have melted on the exhaust.

Feb 20, 2014 | Ford Bronco Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My 2001 grand marquis heater turns on but wont blow i smelled a strange smell before it quit


Could have been the resistor or the blower motor. It was probably a burning wire smell.
Check the blower motor for power and ground.

Jan 22, 2014 | 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis

1 Answer

Tried hooking subs and amp to my factory deck in my 2006 chrysler town &country limited.. Everything was working but wife's friend started while I was wiring smelled like burning electrical.. Now no s


Only fuse you need is the power wire leading to your aftermarket amplifier for te subwoofer. Which most likely you have too small of a gauge of wire and burned straight through it, and if you haven't, add a 40 amp fuse near the battery where your power cable is hooked up to. Also use a multimeter to test your power wire on amp, check the

Jul 19, 2013 | Car Audio & Video

1 Answer

2002 T&C 3.8, 4 speed auto heavy clutch or brake smell


1st thing to check is when you put in gear when cold and again when hot Take off fast ,,the noise if there igoes up and down with the speed and rpm ,,the noise you can hear mostly is the pump in side the gear box is not pushing enough pressure to the Forward Band clutch which drives the car so it has to slip and that is what you can smell the clutch bands burning And the more you can smell it the worse its getting and soon will let you down in a place you dont want to be..
So get it checked out new or as soon as poss
The A/Con clutch also sounds like its worn out.

Oct 12, 2009 | 2002 Chrysler Town & Country

1 Answer

Dryer smelled of burning plastic, smoked stopped turning on


check the power cord itself, if you see on the back side of the cord a burnt or blackened spot then the cord is the issue

Apr 12, 2008 | Dryers

Not finding what you are looking for?
Hitachi DH40MR Jackhammer Logo

Related Topics:

238 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Hitachi Hammering Experts

John Trevino

Level 3 Expert

1383 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

ray gallant

Level 3 Expert

41384 Answers

Are you a Hitachi Hammering Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...