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My mack ac unit on my camper will run while then the trip

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my coleman mack ac unit on my camper will run for a while then the trip the breaker.my generator is a 2000 watt it over loads it.it runs the fan but when i turn on ac it trips.its on a 2011 flagstaff tent trailer
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 4 months ago.

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A Coleman Mack unit can draw 22 amps or more a 2000 watt generator will not be able to power that, you would need at least a 7500 watt generator minimum more like 10,000 watt to run it along with other things.

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