Harbor Freight 68127 runs for a while the blows the breaker motor getting hot.

by Devin
(Colorado)

My compressor will run for a few minutes fine and then will slow down and stop(popping the reset switch) i can press the reset switch and it will try to turn the motor and pop again and the motor seems warm,

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Mar 30, 2015
Harbor Freight 68127
by: Bill

Devin, see the compressor troubleshooting page on this site that will explain why air compressors might be popping the breaker, and offers some checks.

Add a comment here with what you found please, and then we'll press on from there.

Bill

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