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My electric furnace keeps tripping the breaker. It runs for about 1 minute and then shuts down. I've checked the limit switches...the sequencer....the fan relay...and the transformer. All are working okay. What could be causing this?
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Home Improvement Expert: Joseph, Electrician replied 10 years ago
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It sounds to me like your compressor is starting to go bad. You are going to have to have an AC tech come out to check out the compressor to confirm. But in all likely hood this is the case.

IF you need anything further just let me know. Have a great night.

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