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Extension Cord Prong Broke Off In The Electrical Outlet


By Dave Rongey - Summary:

The Third Prong Of My Extension Cord Broke Off In The Power Outlet. How Do Yo Safely Remove It From There…

Extension Cord Prong Broke Off In The Electrical Outlet
Background: Greg, a Homeowner from Sacramento Calif.

Question: The Third Prong Of My Extension Cord Broke Off In The Power Outlet. How Do Yo Safely Remove It From There ?

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Greg. To be safe turn off the circuit then use a small screw driver or pliers to pry it out. If the outlet becomes damaged then the outlet should be replaced. I have provided the following links that lead to fully detailed information on this website that will assist you with your electrical question:
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