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Do you have an amp meter to see what the fan is drawing and does it overheat?
What is model on meter? We will clamp it around one wire at a time to see what it is drawing
Set to the 40 amp. Clamp around one wire at a time and see what we get with fan on when breaker trips.
Also let me know what amp draw should be ,it will be listed as RLA on motor.Do same with each compressor wire.
OK motor is not the issue.
lets do same on the compressor wires.
Leave running until it trips. We need to know what amp draw is on each component when it trips to determine which is causing it to trip.
Lets leave meter on compressor watching it closely until breaker trips.At that moment tell me amp draw
Take your time No rush
Lets allow it to cool down , then do again.
I am suspecting you may have a weak breaker or loose wire. When you say you checked breaker, what exactly do you mean by "tested breaker"?
Lets also make sure the wires are secure at breaer
Standing by. There really is noting that should cause high amp draw to trip breaker once compressor and fan are running.The amp draw should stay pretty consistant.
Yes Lowes will have for about 8 bucks. Lets do that and see if that solves problem.
Let me know if this solves
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