Sears compressor will not run with compressor head in place

by John
(Jupiter, Fl)

Will not run with compressor head in place with out the head in place good rpms


My sears 3 HP electric air compressor will not run with the clynider head in place but when I remove it to check things out the motor and compressor runs good rpms with the head in place motor runs for a short time and throws the breaker
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It's reacting to the load buildup I would think, John.

See the troubleshooting section (sitemap page) for pages dealing with compressors that won't run, for some things to check.

Comment here when you've done the checks and let us know what's happening then.

Bill

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