Originally Posted by chefmango
the problem is - after running on low heat for 3-4 minutes the breaker trips. What have I done - replaced the breaker, checked the element for grounding, checked for continuity on the element and all the fuses and thermostats, cleaned the motor. To complicate things, 1 out of 5 times the breaker will not trip. Does anyone have any ideas? Perhaps the high limit thermo?
OK I think the thing is possessed. By the way, my mistake on the model #, it is electric FGFL79QB. It will run on fluff air (no heat) so thinking it must be the element sag I replaced the element. Same result, runs for 5 mins. on heated air and trips the breaker. I am stumped.