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I have an Afton bay pellet stove .Its about 2 years old but never been used. every time I try to start it, it trips the breaker

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Possibly the fan motor is seized. Have you had a look at it? if you do, unplug the unit and turn the squirrel cage on that fan by hand. If it does not turn than it has seized. You might be able to squirt some dry lube(silicon) into motor shaft bearings to unsieze it. Otherwise the Mfr can sell you a fan.

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