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The circuit trips but when reset runs for a couble of minutes than trips again There is nothing pluged in on this circuit but one candle light

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    Seamens model #SL34A006U3-01 Disherwasher runs half a cycle,the breaker trips,reset the breaker it run for about 4 or 5inutes the breaker will trip again.There are 3 other outlet on this circuit and when the dishwasher is on there ir nothing pluged into these outlets.when the dishwasher is not in use these outlets work fine.The circuit beaker is a 20 amp

  • freddieff_2 Apr 04, 2011

    Seamens model # SL34A006U3-01Dishwasher runs half a cycle ,the circuit breaker trips,reset the breaker and the dishwasher runs forabout 4 or 6 minutes then the circuit breaker will trip again.There are 3 other outlets on this circuit and when the dishwasher is on there is nothing pluged into these outlets.When the dishwasher is not in ure these outlets work fine.The circuit breaker is 20 Amps

  • freddieff_2 Apr 04, 2011

    Seamens #SL34A006U3-01 There are three other outlets on this circuit but are not used when the dishwaher is running.These out work find when the dishwasher is not running.The circuit breaker is 20AMPS

  • freddieff_2 Apr 04, 2011

    I brought a new dishwasher.Is it safe to install the new dishwasher?

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Hi

Is this issue regarding a dishwasher, if yes then please post back with the manufacturers name and model no and also please elaborate....

Daniel

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    Daniel Scott Apr 04, 2011

    Either the wires of heating element is bad or the wire harness from the control is bad....and thats the reason it trips the breaker....you will have to open the unit and check for loose/burned/broken wires.

  • Daniel Scott
    Daniel Scott Apr 04, 2011

    Either the wires of heating element is bad or the wire harness from the control is bad....and thats the reason it trips the breaker....you will have to open the unit and check for loose/burned/broken wires.

  • Daniel Scott
    Daniel Scott Apr 04, 2011

    Yes...because the issue is not with the circuit its with this unit

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