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Teri asks:
I had 3 pendant lights (Hampton bay)on a remote hanging over kitchen island and they quit working years ago.
I just updated lighting throughout house and had handyman put in new pendants (also hampton bay).
I put in 3 led bulbs and surprisingly they turned on but wont turn off at all.
I tried other bulbs and no on off at all.
Remote seems to have power but not paired and no wall switch, only remote.
Any ideas?

Dave’s Reply:
I had 3 pendant lights (hampton bay)on a remote hanging over kitchen island and they quit working years ago. I just updated lighting throughout house and had handyman put in new pendants (also hampton bay). I put in 3 led bulbs and surprisingly they turned on but wont turn off at all. I tried other bulbs and no on/off at all. remote seems to have power but not paired and no wall switch, only remote. any ideas?

This electrical wiring question came from Teri in Gilbert, Arizona.

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Thanks for your electrical wiring question Teri.

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    Electrical Question: I had 3 pendant lights (hampton bay)on a remote hanging over kitchen island and they quit working years ago. I just updated lighting throughout house and had handyman put in new pendants (also hampton bay).

    How to Wire LED Light

    Teri asks:
    I had 3 pendant lights (Hampton bay)on a remote hanging over kitchen island and they quit working years ago.
    I just updated lighting throughout house and had handyman put in new pendants (also hampton bay).
    I put in 3 led bulbs and surprisingly they turned on but wont turn off at all.
    I tried other bulbs and no on off at all.
    Remote seems to have power but not paired and no wall switch, only remote.
    Any ideas?

    Dave’s Reply:
    I had 3 pendant lights (hampton bay)on a remote hanging over kitchen island and they quit working years ago. I just updated lighting throughout house and had handyman put in new pendants (also hampton bay). I put in 3 led bulbs and surprisingly they turned on but wont turn off at all. I tried other bulbs and no on/off at all. remote seems to have power but not paired and no wall switch, only remote. any ideas?

    This electrical wiring question came from Teri in Gilbert, Arizona.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Teri.

    How to Wire a LED Light

    Application: How to Wire a LED Light.
    Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor, or Certified Electrician.
    Electrical Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools, Voltage Tester, and appropriate Safety Gear.
    Estimated Time: Depends on the personal level experience, ability to work with tools, install electrical circuit wiring, and the available access to the project area.
    Electrical Safety: Identify the electrical power source to the LED Light, turn it OFF and Tag with a Note before working with the electrical wiring.
    Electrical Wiring Parts and Materials: Electrical parts and materials for the LED Light should be approved for the specific project and compliant with local and national electrical codes.
    Electrical Codes and Inspections: Installing or changing home electrical wiring should be done according to local and national electrical codes as adopted in your specific area of Arizona. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    This is 1928 house with some old wiring.

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    Bonnie asks:
    Is it possible for an upstairs apt to tap into the wiring of lower apt.
    through the wall if they are on separate breaker boxs?

    This is 1928 house with some old wiring.

    Dave’s Reply:
    Is it possible for an upstairs apt to tap into the wiring of lower apt.
    through the wall if they are on separate breaker boxs?

    This is 1928 house with some old wiring.

    The following resources may help you:
    How to Update Basement Electrical Wiring
    Brent in Michigan asks; I am Updating a Basement Electric Panel and Circuit Wiring: How to update the wiring in a home where the main panel is in the basement with a couple of fuse boxes and replacing this with a circuit breaker box.
    How to Solve the Problem of Tripping Circuit Breakers
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    Running Power from a House to a Shed
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    When Electrical Power is Lost to Half the Circuits
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    Wiring Outlets for a Basement
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    Problems that Can Cause Dim Lights
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    Is My Old Wiring Going to Start a Fire?
    Should I be worried that I’ve fried the electrical wiring within the wall and I am going to start a fire?
    Garage Electrical Wiring Upgrades
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    Electrical Question: I am rewiring batteries system on an electrical bike and its an emo tornado or something anyways i am rewiring the electrical swithe electrical switch which is which is turn off all the power in the bike or on or on now i dont know if its too hot wires that going to it or if its a negative impositive i know its only 2 wires i see it but they were both red but i do you think they were negative and Positive but i want to be positive before i do it i dont want to fry anything i just put new batteries in and that is what this whole thing was about so would you please answer my question about the electrical switch from owner a panel that they put in the ebike is it negative positive or 2 positive wires same thing from an electrical panel switch clicks often o change the wiring in a driveway

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    Chris asks:
    I am rewiring batteries system on an electrical bike and its an emo tornado or something Anyways I am rewiring the electrical swithe electrical switch which is which is turn off all the power in the bike or on or on now I dont know if its too hot wires that going to it or if its a negative impositive I know its only 2 wires I see it but they were both red but I Do you think they were negative and positive but I want to be positive before I do it I dont want to fry anything I just put new batteries in and that is what this whole thing was about so would you please answer my question about the electrical switch from owner a panel that they put in the ebike Is it negative positive or 2 positive wires same thing from an electrical panel switch clicks often o

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    Im rewiring batteries system on an electrical bike and its an emo tornado or something anyways im rewiring the electrical swithe electrical switch which is which is turn off all the power in the bike or on or on now I dont know if its too hot wires that going to it or if its a negative impositive I know its only 2 wires I see it but they were both red but I do you think they were negative and positive but I want to be positive before I do it I dont want to fry anything I just put new batteries in and thats what this whole thing was about so would you please answer my question about the electrical switch from owner a panel that they put in the ebike is it negative positive or 2 positive wires same thing from an electrical panel switch clicks often o

    This electrical wiring question came from Chris in Stayner, Canada.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Chris.

    Change the Wiring a Panel

    Application: Change the Wiring a Panel.
    Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor, or Certified Electrician.
    Electrical Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools, Voltage Tester, and appropriate Safety Gear.
    Estimated Time: Depends on the personal level experience, ability to work with tools, install electrical circuit wiring, and the available access to the project area.
    Electrical Safety: Identify the electrical power source to the Panel, turn it OFF and Tag with a Note before working with the electrical wiring.
    Electrical Wiring Parts and Materials: Electrical parts and materials for the Panel should be approved for the specific project and compliant with local and national electrical codes.
    Electrical Codes and Inspections: Installing or changing home electrical wiring should be done according to local and national electrical codes as adopted in your specific area of Canada. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    Electrical Question: I am rewiring batteries system on an electrical bike and its an emo tornado or something anyways i am rewiring the electrical swithe electrical switch which is which is turn off all the power in the bike or on or on now i dont know if its too hot wires that going to it or if its a negative impositive i know its only 2 wires i see it but they were both red but i do you think they were negative and Positive but i want to be positive before i do it i dont want to fry anything i just put new batteries in and that is what this whole thing was about so would you please answer my question about the electrical switch from owner a panel that they put in the ebike is it negative positive or 2 positive wires same thing from an electrical panel switch clicks often o change the wiring in a driveway

    Change the Wiring Panel

    Chris asks:
    I am rewiring batteries system on an electrical bike and its an emo tornado or something Anyways I am rewiring the electrical swithe electrical switch which is which is turn off all the power in the bike or on or on now I dont know if its too hot wires that going to it or if its a negative impositive I know its only 2 wires I see it but they were both red but I Do you think they were negative and positive but I want to be positive before I do it I dont want to fry anything I just put new batteries in and that is what this whole thing was about so would you please answer my question about the electrical switch from owner a panel that they put in the ebike Is it negative positive or 2 positive wires same thing from an electrical panel switch clicks often o

    Dave’s Reply:
    Im rewiring batteries system on an electrical bike and its an emo tornado or something anyways im rewiring the electrical swithe electrical switch which is which is turn off all the power in the bike or on or on now I dont know if its too hot wires that going to it or if its a negative impositive I know its only 2 wires I see it but they were both red but I do you think they were negative and positive but I want to be positive before I do it I dont want to fry anything I just put new batteries in and thats what this whole thing was about so would you please answer my question about the electrical switch from owner a panel that they put in the ebike is it negative positive or 2 positive wires same thing from an electrical panel switch clicks often o

    This electrical wiring question came from Chris in Stayner, Canada.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Chris.

    Change the Wiring a Panel

    Application: Change the Wiring a Panel.
    Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor, or Certified Electrician.
    Electrical Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools, Voltage Tester, and appropriate Safety Gear.
    Estimated Time: Depends on the personal level experience, ability to work with tools, install electrical circuit wiring, and the available access to the project area.
    Electrical Safety: Identify the electrical power source to the Panel, turn it OFF and Tag with a Note before working with the electrical wiring.
    Electrical Wiring Parts and Materials: Electrical parts and materials for the Panel should be approved for the specific project and compliant with local and national electrical codes.
    Electrical Codes and Inspections: Installing or changing home electrical wiring should be done according to local and national electrical codes as adopted in your specific area of Canada. A permit and inspections may also be required.

    Change the Wiring a Panel in a Driveway

    This electrical wiring project is about Change the Wiring a Panel in the Driveway of a Apartment.

    Panel Change the Wiring

  • Chris, from the information you have provided,
  • The Following Resources may Assist You with this Question:
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    Electrical Question: Our ceiling fans speeds are extremely slow. The high speed on ours can be compared to the slowest of speeds on other fans.

    Lost Part Power Ceiling Fan

    Guy asks:
    Our ceiling fans speeds are extremely slow.
    The high speed on ours can be compared to the slowest of speeds on other fans.The slowest speed barely turns.
    What is the cause of this?

    Can it be remedied or is the only solution purchase a new fan?

    Dave’s Reply:
    Our ceiling fans speeds are extremely slow. the high speed on ours can be compared to the slowest of speeds on other fans.the slowest speed barely turns. what is the cause of this? can it be remedied or is the only solution – purchase a new fan?

    This electrical wiring question came from Guy in Simi Valley, California.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Guy.

    Lost Part Power a Ceiling Fan

    Application: Lost Part Power a Ceiling Fan.
    Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor, or Certified Electrician.
    Electrical Tools Required: Basic Electricians Pouch Hand Tools, Voltage Tester, and appropriate Safety Gear.
    Estimated Time: Depends on the personal level experience, ability to work with tools, install electrical circuit wiring, and the available access to the project area.
    Electrical Safety: Identify the electrical power source to the Ceiling Fan, turn it OFF and Tag with a Note before working with the electrical wiring.
    Electrical Wiring Parts and Materials: Electrical parts and materials for the Ceiling Fan should be approved for the specific project and compliant with local and national electrical codes.
    Electrical Codes and Inspections: Installing or changing home electrical wiring should be done according to local and national electrical codes as adopted in your specific area of California. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    Our ceiling fans speeds are extremely slow.
    The high speed on ours can be compared to the slowest of speeds on other fans.The slowest speed barely turns.
    What is the cause of this?

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    Electrical Wiring Parts and Materials: Electrical parts and materials for the Ceiling Fan should be approved for the specific project and compliant with local and national electrical codes.
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