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Coleman electric furnace...

Coleman electric furnace everything works but breaker gets hot and kicks dont have any bad smells or found any burnt spots insalled new breaker with same results makes good heat blower motor quiet but gets slightly warm

Contractor's Assistant: Did you check the furnace's filters?

Same results with new filter or no filter

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

Have electician on hand he thought new bra

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

It dont smell or show signs of burning if it hadnt kicker breaker seveal times wouldnt know i had problem

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: HVAC
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HVAC Technician: Gaztech, HVAC Technician replied 7 months ago
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Hi I am Gaztech1, a independent technician, I will assist you with your issue.

Don't forget to rate the 5 star rating AT THE TOP OF PAGE if we are done. this will credit me for assisting you.

measure amperage of total load, it should be 20 amps/elements plus motor draw ( 5-6 amps)

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HVAC Technician: Gaztech, HVAC Technician replied 7 months ago

I noticed question is still opened and unrated please dont forget the 5 star rating if we are done

Sincerely

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