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Articles about Trouble Shooting Questions


Receptacles Not Getting Full Power

By Dave Rongey

Why Do I Have 70 Volts on a 120 Volt Receptacle? How to Troubleshoot and Repair Outlet Problems, The Most Common Problem with Electric Outlets and How to Repair Them.


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Possible Causes of Lost Electrical Power

By Dave Rongey

What would cause a circuit to loose power after an electrical storm? How to Diagnose Electrical Problems and Lost Power After Electrical Storm.


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Cut Extension Cord Causes Power Loss to Outlets

By Dave Rongey

How Can I Fix a Outlet that Lost Power after an Extension Cord Has Been Cut or Damaged? How to Locate and Restore the Power to an Outlet Circuit Has Lost Power.


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How to Fix a Tripping GFI Outlet For a Refrigerator or Freezer

By Dave Rongey

How Can I Fix a Tripping GFCI Outlet for a Refrigerator? Solve the Problem of a Tripping GFCI Refer or Freezer Outlet.


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Electrical Wiring for Two GFCI Outlets

By Dave Rongey

How to Wire Two GFI Outlets: GFCI Outlets and Circuit Breakers, Bathroom GFCI Outlet, GFCI Outlet Circuit for a Bathroom, GFCI Wiring Diagrams.


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Outdoor Wiring for a GFCI Outlet

By Dave Rongey

How to Install Electrical Wiring for a GFCI Outlet in an Outdoor Location: The Most Common Method for Installing Electrical Cable and Wiring for Outdoor GFCI Outlets.


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Converting Light Fixture Voltage

By Dave Rongey

Changing Light Fixture Voltage: 120 to 220 Volt Light Fixture Conversion, I moved to another country from the US and brought three 120 volt lamps that I would like to use here.


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Electrical Troubleshooting Home Electrical Problems

By Dave Rongey

an air conditioner has all of a sudden stopped working. It seems to have a 120V plug. Can a Socket go bad, could it be a wire, or the circuit breaker itself…


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Solve GFCI Circuit Faults

By Dave Rongey

I have a GFCI outlet in the garage that protects all the outlets inthe garage, bathrooms and outside. It trips 4-6 time a week…


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Why Summer Heat May Cause Problems with Electrical Circuits

By Dave Rongey

This is a very common electrical problem that occurs when the outside temperatures rise which will cause the electrical loads…


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Electrical Question From Michael about Troubleshooting

By Dave Rongey

I have a electrical heated floor and had to shorten the wire in the floor.


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Question – There is Power Going to the Fixture, But it Still Isn’t Working

By Dave Rongey

Because your old existing fixture stopped working it seems that there is a problem with the fixture circuit.


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Question – Identifying the Wires

By Dave Rongey

Why do I have two black wires on the fixture?


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Question – Dimmer Switches Can Cause Bulbs to Hum

By Dave Rongey

The humming you hear is actually the bulb filament vibrating.


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Question – Halogen Bulbs

By Dave Rongey

Do halogen bulbs smell when they’re about to go out?


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Question – Troubleshooting a Dryer Plug

By Dave Rongey

What causes a 240 volt outlet to give only 120 volts?


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