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Can you replace a 20 amp breaker with a 30 amp breaker?

What should you do? "It depends" is the answer to a different question. The answer is, "No, do not put a 30 Amp breaker in place of a 20 Amp breaker because the wiring is most likely'sized' for the 20 Amp load and -may- overheat if a 30 Amp load is used with wiring sized for a 20 Amp load."

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