10. Evaporative cooler has tripped power circuit breaker | Turned off safety switch
As a safety switch is designed to shield people from an electric shock, if it has tripped that usually means there is a leaking current or a short circuit within a faulty appliance.
It may be a quick and easy fix just by switching your safety switch back to ‘ON’. If you try this, and it flips back to ‘OFF’ instantly, then there is a solid reason to why it did happened, including :
a. Damaged wiring, fan motor or other electrical components within an evap cooler
b. If happens after heavy rainfall, could be an external power point is getting wet
c. Nuisance tripping, if too many appliances are running at once
d. A faulty safety switch, uncommon but can happen
If professional assistance is required, we are ready to help. Contact REPAIR Heating & Cooling and our Technicians will identify and solve the problem for you.