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Everytime I turn on oil heater it breaks circuit in house possibly a fues gone but plug is moulded?

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Sounds like a short circuit/ Or a weak breaker. If there were a fuse in the heater it would not trip the breaker because the circuit would be open with a blown fuse. To check the unit from the plug use an ohm meter and test from each terminal on the plug to the half rounded ground. You should have no reading at this point. If you do there is a short in the unit.

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