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How To Repair Your Light Fixtures

Susan from Illinois asks: How Can I Fix a Light Fixture that Stopped Working? Electrical Tips for Repairing Light Fixtures, Troubleshooting Methods used to solve problems with Lights and Switches.

Light Fixture Stopped Working
Electrical Question: Susan from Illinois asks: How Can I Fix a Light Fixture that Stopped Working?

Thanks for any guidance.

This electrical wiring question came from: Susan, a Homeowner from Illinois.

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Thanks for your electrical question Susan.

Repairing Home Electric Light Fixtures

Application: Wiring Lighting Fixtures and Switches.
Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best installed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor or Certified Electrician.
Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools, a Voltage Tester, additional tools for the specific branch circuit wiring method.
Estimated Time: Depends on personal level experience, ability to work with tools and work with the circuit wiring.
Precaution: Identify the power source circuit at the panel, turn it OFF and Tag it with a Note before working with the wiring.
Notice: Modifying or installing additional electrical wiring should be done according to local and national electrical codes with a permit and be inspected

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