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My son's RV throws Breakers if Hot Water Heater is on with A/C

My son bought a used RV. He has always seemed to have problems with the breakers kicking off (30 AMP System), that was in the winter. Now that it is summer, the breaker for the A/C is kicking off  after about 5 minutes of running. He even turned the water to the GAS mode so it would not use any power.
IT IS HOT HERE IN ALABAMA, ANY HELP WOULD BE APPRECIATED.

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Check the condensor on top of the roof, make sure it is clean from lint and dirt, and the fins are not bent. Turn off the power and wash it down with a water hose, then let it dry out restore the power and see if that stops the breaker problem, you could also take the cover off the breaker box, and turn off the a/c breaker and try tightening the screws that hold the power wires to the a/c unit.

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

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Well not knowing the year Id say you might want to get new breakers if there already new check the lines for wares and damage.

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

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