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My Maax spa was installed last week. It replaced another hot

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My Maax spa was installed last week. It replaced another hot tub and the CB had been turned off for several months.
When the installers tried to reset the CB it tripped as indicated in the manual. However, it continued to trip. It was suspected that the CB was faulty since all connections were re checked.
Replaced the CB a "new" (2P 60A 120/240V CB). Still immediately trips.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Pool and Spa
Expert:  Mike G. replied 11 months ago.

Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be assisting you. The first thing to do is disconnect the ground wire and try resetting the breaker to determine if it is a ground problem. If it resets, check all grounding.

Next, remove all connection at the unit, cap the wires and reset the breaker to see if the circuit is the problem. Let me know the results.

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