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Old 2/15/19, 9:19 PM
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Any ideas regarding the oily build-up on the breaker & wires. Surrounding breakers & wires are clean. Commercial building - tire center.
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Old 2/15/19, 9:38 PM
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Old 2/16/19, 4:02 AM
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Tell them to get them cleaned up. It's not unusual in dirty commercial locations.



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Given the dust pattern around the CB it appears that the cover didn't fit properly around that 3 pole 40.
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Old 2/16/19, 11:21 AM
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Given the dust pattern around the CB it appears that the cover didn't fit properly around that 3 pole 40.
It looks like there are several different brands or types of breakers installed. Hard to tell which ones are correct for the panel.



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