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What could cause my RV air conditioner to "pop" the breaker

It happens when the electric water heater, and the fridge is on

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    Mike Butler Jun 06, 2010

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Even though you don't specify which breaker is popping, I suspect your main breaker is going as you have 3 appliances that can draw a lot of current if they are calling for power all at once. Try running fridge and/or water heater on propane when using AC, to reduce the load. Many parks and trailers are limited to 30 amp service. Those 3 items drawing power at the same time will usually draw more than that. Add use of a microwave, and your really over.

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