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Rich asks Why is There No Power to the Light Switch?

Why is there is No Power to the ceiling fan Light Switch? How to Identify the Wiring for a the Light Switch.


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Electrical Question: Why is there is no power to the ceiling fan light switch?

This electrical wiring question came from Rich, a Handyman, in Wilmington, North Carolina.

Additional Comments: Good website, I am using this for skill level. I was a framing sub for years and can handle just about anything in a home except HVAC. I am not a licensed electrician but I can hold my own in residential wiring from scratch or besides an issue like this. Please help.

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

No Power to a Light Switch

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