Back pressure prevents restart

Sanborn 30 gal, 1.6 HP, 120V compressor will not re-start at the 125 psi Kick-In pressure because there is too much back pressure. Unit bogs down and trips circuit breaker. Will conversion to 240V fix the problem?

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Feb 21, 2016
Sanborn back pressure prevents restart
by: Bill

Will converting to 240 VAC fix this problem?

Not likely.

This compressor issue is fairly common, and reason and solution are covered thoroughly in the troubleshooting pages on this site.

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