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Keeps tripping the main electricity on 20A breaker with no lead or bad connection. Advice?

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Perhaps you simply have too many power consuming items on that one circuit.

Posted on Mar 23, 2011

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    Joe2 Mar 23, 2011

    Check what other aplliances are powered by that one breaker circuit. If you have a refrigerator, freezer, television, microwave etc... all on the one circuit, and they are all running at the same time then that is probably too much current draw for that breaker. Try plugging in the iron to a different plug which is on a different circuit. If it blows that second circuit breaker as well, then you can be pretty certain it is a problem with your iron. Good luck.



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