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D55170 type 2 air compressor I flip the on switch every time i blow a breaker. I have installed a new switch but it seems like something is over loading every time to blow a breaker. also i think it might have something to do with the capacitors, im not really sure?

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Hi,
The only way to find the problem will be to get an OHM meter and start checking to see where the short is...
You have a wire, capacitor, or the motor is shorted out...
You should be getting some resistance through the motor, but it should not go to zero...
Unhook things one at a time till you find the problem...

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