It probably has the control transformer on it -- without the 24VAC from
that, your thermostat won't be able to pull in the relays that control
the compressor and air handler.
The actual AC breakers trip the AC too.
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To be on the safe side ,I would recommend you call a certified
electrician. You could end up with one hell of a fire if your main
breaker is at fault. Electricity is one element you don't take chances
with. One error and you can loose a LIFETIME. Enough said.
On Mon, 18 Jun 2007 13:29:25 -0700, "AKA gray asphalt"
If you had a 100 amp service, with 40 - 15 amp branches, and each
drawing 5 amps(well below their trip setpoints), 40 x 4 amps = 200
amps. The 100 main breaker seems like it's doing its job.
IMHO, get an electrican, and a load calc performed.
tom @ www.Reasons-To-Quit-Smoking.com
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