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Frigidaire 12000 BTU A/C window unit

My A/C will run for a while and then it trips the circuit breaker and turns off. I have tried cleaning it with a vacuum and a blower. Is it overheating, and why?

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The reason that it's doing that is b/c at first its running only with the fan butwhen the compressor clicks on it trips the breaker if you have other items running off that circuit "unplug them" [even turned off items can still consume some power]. Then try to running only the ac unit see if it works a 12000btu takes a lot to run, if this doesn't work the ac may be to much for your circuit to handle and a smaller unit may be needed.

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