Why Is My Electric Water Heater Tripping My Circuit Mar 14, 2016The scenario: You noticed your electric water heater tripped the circuit breaker. So you went to your electrical panel and reset the breaker. But then a little later your water heater's circuit breaker tripped again why's this happening?The most likely causes are:Burnt out heating e Replace the water heater or the fuse box? Why is my hot Sep 20, 2016Take a look at this tip, on fuse boxes and water heaters. It might help you save some time and it might save you the troubles of buying a new water heater. Enjoy the video.