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I just installed the lLegend 8000 and it keeps tripping my…

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I just installed the...

I just installed the lLegend 8000 and it keeps tripping my GFI.

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

I plugged the unit into a non GFI outlet with no problem. Do people normally require a larger GFI than what worked for my 3/4 horse garbage disposal?

Contractor's Assistant: Did you double-check the thermostat? And what about the unit's filters?

What thermostat? I did not know there were filters on this unit. I simply removed the plug for dishawashef

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

I already install it

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

The unit appears t function OK using a non GFI outlet

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 10 months ago
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 10 months ago

I suggest checking the outlet under the sink, being on a GFCI shouldn't matter.

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