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Everything is fine when i first switcj on the oven

Everything is fine when i first switch on the oven but as it warms up it trips the main RCD, however its individual switch on the fuse board remains on. You can reset the power and everything is fine til the next time the oven is used from cold

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  • darwinlewis Jun 16, 2010

    the RCD is 80 amp, the oven is 2250watt 50-60hz. THe oven has been working fine for about the last 4 years, its only started doing this in the last few weeks

  • darwinlewis Jun 17, 2010

    Thanks, its the main fan oven element that does it

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Ok that means the oven has a faulty element that shorts when heating up. have all the elements checked one by one eg by eleminating them one by one when you put them on

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