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ByDave Rongey © Ask the Electrician 2017 Author, Licensed Electrical Contractor
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Do You Have These Indications of a Circuit Problem?

Here are the Symptoms of an Overload Circuit – In a normal situation the circuit breaker is simply doing its job of protecting the wiring from overloading, and this is why circuit breakers should never be replaced by a over sized circuit breaker.

Electrical Circuit Breaker Hums Buzzes and Trips

I have a circuit breaker that hums or buzzes when my microwave is running and occasionally trips the breaker.

Thanks, Terry

This electrical wiring question came from: Terry, a Handyman from Bowling Green, Ohio

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Terry.

Here are the Symptoms of an Overload Circuit

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