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AC breaker trips after 10 minutes

Turned on unit; runs fine for 10-15 minutes, cooling begin immediately - then trips breaker? Fan runs, thermostat works, condensation pump works.

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Whats the amp breaker? Is this for the inside unit or the outside condenser? If the inside and gas heat you have a bad fan motor, If its an electric furnace , the same, but if its the outside unit, the fan could be going bad, locking up and the compressor still runs and pulls high ampsand tripps breaker or the compressor is just pulling too many amps due to plugged coils with dirt , grass or weeds blocking airflow.(koolbreezes74401@yahoo.com)

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