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Electrical Connections When Replacing an Old Hot Tub


By Dave Rongey - Summary:

How to Wire a New Hot Tub with the Old Hot Tub Wires: I am replacing an old 4-wire hot tub with a new 3-wire hot tub.

Wiring a New Hot Tub

Electrical Question: I am replacing an old 4-wire hot tub with a new 3-wire hot tub.

This electrical wiring question came from: Jerry, a Homeowner from Spokane, Washington.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical wiring question Jerry.

How to Wire a New Hot Tub with the Old Hot Tub Wires

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Application: Wiring a Hot Tub with a GFCI Circuit.
Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrician.
Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools, Voltage Tester.
Estimated Time: Depends on personal level experience, ability to work with tools and install the hot tub wiring.
Notice: Installing hot tub circuit wiring or replacing a hot tub with a new hot tub should be done according to local and national electrical codes, with a permit, and all the work should be inspected. Consult your local building department for local codes and hot tub wiring information.

Electrical Circuit Considerations When Replacing a Hot Tub

Compare the Existing Hot Tub Circuit Wiring to the New Hot Tub Circuit Requirements

Example:

VERY IMPORTANT

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