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How To Replace a Phone Jack

How to Wire a Telephone Jack – This telephone wiring diagram with photos and instructions will show you the direct steps to correctly wiring a telephone jack.

Wiring Diagrams for Telephone Jack Wiring

Telephone Wiring: I am trying to replace my phone jack. I have bought a new one which has the 4-colors of wire designated, but the wires from my wall are only 2 colors: red wire, white wire, green wire, white wire.

Where do I put these wires on the new one?

Thanks from a retiree.

Gloria

This telephone wiring question came from: Gloria, a Homeowner from Anderson SC

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your home electrical question Gloria.

Wiring Diagrams and Connections for Telephone Jack Wiring

Hi Gloria. The link below provides a detailed wiring diagram and full instructions that will get your phone working.

The Following will assist you with your Telephone Wiring:

Telephone Wiring Diagram

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This telephone wiring diagram with photos and instructions will show you the direct steps to correctly wiring a telephone jack.


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