Never Replace A Circuit Breaker With A Larger One
MY FLAT PANEL TV TRIPS THE 15 AMP CIRCUIT. SHOULD I UP THE CIRCUIT TO A 20….
Electrical Question from David about Circuit Breaker Sizes
Background: David, a Handyman from HOLLYWOOD FL
Question: FLAT PANEL TV TRIPSÂ THE 15 AMP CIRCUIT.Â SHOULD I UP THE CIRCUIT TO A 20??
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Thanks for your electrical question David.
NO – NEVER REPLACE A CIRCUIT BREAKER WITH A LARGER ONE!
THIS PRACTICE WILL CAUSE A FIRE HAZARD TO YOUR HOME!
Most likely you will need to have an additional circuit installed for your flat panel tv.
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