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I purchased a brand new tub and hooked it up to a 10 gauge 50 ft extension cord to a dedicated plug. I get 120 volts into the box at the tub and it will not run. The dealer tells me it is the cord, is this possible. The light does not even go on.

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SOURCE: 115 volt 20 amp breaker for hot tub keeps tripping

Is there anything else on the same breaker? Is that the proper amperage for the pump? How long has the pump been in service? It may need to be cleaned as possible obstruction causing too much strain.

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SOURCE: 50 AMP EXTENSION CORD

6/3 SJ cord will carry this load for a 25 foot cord.

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