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there was a fluorescent tube light there.
I noticed it has 3 wires coming into the box one from the switch and the other 2 were part of the line.
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instead of the light being hooked to the white wires to white wire and black wires to black wire, all 3 white wires were twisted together and taped and then the 3 black wires had 2 connected and taped and the 3rd by itself.
when hooking light up the black wire from light connects to the single black and the white wire from light connects to the 2 black.
I would have thought, the white light wire would connect to the 3 white and the black light wire connect to the 3 black.
please help

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I was installing a ceiling fan with a light kit in my kitchen. there was a fluorescent tube light there. I noticed it has 3 wires coming into the box one from the switch and the other 2 were part of the line. the 1 circuit runs the ceiling lights in several rooms. instead of the light being hooked to the white wires to white wire and black wires to black wire, all 3 white wires were twisted together and taped and then the 3 black wires had 2 connected and taped and the 3rd by itself. when hooking light up the black wire from light connects to the single black and the white wire from light connects to the 2 black. I would have thought, the white light wire would connect to the 3 white and the black light wire connect to the 3 black. please help

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    James asks:
    i was installing a ceiling fan with a light kit in my kitchen.
    there was a fluorescent tube light there.
    I noticed it has 3 wires coming into the box one from the switch and the other 2 were part of the line.
    the 1 circuit runs the ceiling lights in several rooms.
    instead of the light being hooked to the white wires to white wire and black wires to black wire, all 3 white wires were twisted together and taped and then the 3 black wires had 2 connected and taped and the 3rd by itself.
    when hooking light up the black wire from light connects to the single black and the white wire from light connects to the 2 black.
    I would have thought, the white light wire would connect to the 3 white and the black light wire connect to the 3 black.
    please help

    Dave’s Reply:
    I was installing a ceiling fan with a light kit in my kitchen. there was a fluorescent tube light there. I noticed it has 3 wires coming into the box one from the switch and the other 2 were part of the line. the 1 circuit runs the ceiling lights in several rooms. instead of the light being hooked to the white wires to white wire and black wires to black wire, all 3 white wires were twisted together and taped and then the 3 black wires had 2 connected and taped and the 3rd by itself. when hooking light up the black wire from light connects to the single black and the white wire from light connects to the 2 black. I would have thought, the white light wire would connect to the 3 white and the black light wire connect to the 3 black. please help

    This electrical wiring question came from James in Waterville, Maine.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question James.

    Wire a Ceiling Light

    Application: Wire a Ceiling 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 Ceiling 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 Ceiling 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 Maine. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    Why is my 240 volt circuit only showing 120 volts? How to Correct Incorrect Circuit Voltage.
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    Is a AFCI and GFCI circuit breaker made as the same circuit breaker? Electric Wiring when using AFCI and GFCI Circuit Breakers, and AFCI and GFCI in the same breaker.
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    Electrical Question: I have a 2 plug gfci outlet. Five days ago, my pond pump stopped working after a storm.

    Lost Part Power GFCI Outlet

    Kelly asks:
    I have a 2 plug GFCI outlet.
    Five days ago, my pond pump stopped working after a storm.
    I went out to reset the GFCI, but found that the air bubbler was still working (also plugged into the same outlet).
    I noticed a code on the digital flow regulator for the pump, but cannot get it to clear.
    Thinking the pump was bad (is a few years old) I plugged a different pump into the same outlet so I could keep the water circulating.
    This morning, I found that the second pump has now quit as well.
    I am not sure if I just have really bad luck, if I have overloaded the outlet, or if something within the outlet is causing the pumps to burn up.
    Full disclosure: the other plug has a power strip on it, that powers 5 other low voltage items (including the air bubbler).
    Not all of them run at once, as they are timer cycled.

    Dave’s Reply:
    I have a 2-plug gfci outlet. five days ago, my pond pump stopped working after a storm. I went out to reset the gfci, but found that the air bubbler was still working (also plugged into the same outlet). I noticed a code on the digital flow regulator for the pump, but cannot get it to clear. thinking the pump was bad (is a few years old) I plugged a different pump into the same outlet so I could keep the water circulating. this morning, I found that the second pump has now quit as well. I am not sure if I just have really bad luck, if ive overloaded the outlet, or if something within the outlet is causing the pumps to burn up. full disclosure: the other plug has a power strip on it, that powers 5 other low-voltage items (including the air bubbler). not all of them run at once, as they are timer-cycled.

    This electrical wiring question came from Kelly in Iola, Kansas.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Kelly.

    Lost Part Power a GFCI Outlet

    Application: Lost Part Power a GFCI Outlet.
    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 GFCI Outlet, 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 GFCI Outlet 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 Kansas. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    Electrical Question: I have a 2 plug gfci outlet. Five days ago, my pond pump stopped working after a storm.

    Lost Part Power GFCI Outlet

    Kelly asks:
    I have a 2 plug GFCI outlet.
    Five days ago, my pond pump stopped working after a storm.
    I went out to reset the GFCI, but found that the air bubbler was still working (also plugged into the same outlet).
    I noticed a code on the digital flow regulator for the pump, but cannot get it to clear.
    Thinking the pump was bad (is a few years old) I plugged a different pump into the same outlet so I could keep the water circulating.
    This morning, I found that the second pump has now quit as well.
    I am not sure if I just have really bad luck, if I have overloaded the outlet, or if something within the outlet is causing the pumps to burn up.
    Full disclosure: the other plug has a power strip on it, that powers 5 other low voltage items (including the air bubbler).
    Not all of them run at once, as they are timer cycled.

    Dave’s Reply:
    I have a 2-plug gfci outlet. five days ago, my pond pump stopped working after a storm. I went out to reset the gfci, but found that the air bubbler was still working (also plugged into the same outlet). I noticed a code on the digital flow regulator for the pump, but cannot get it to clear. thinking the pump was bad (is a few years old) I plugged a different pump into the same outlet so I could keep the water circulating. this morning, I found that the second pump has now quit as well. I am not sure if I just have really bad luck, if ive overloaded the outlet, or if something within the outlet is causing the pumps to burn up. full disclosure: the other plug has a power strip on it, that powers 5 other low-voltage items (including the air bubbler). not all of them run at once, as they are timer-cycled.

    This electrical wiring question came from Kelly in Iola, Kansas.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Kelly.

    Lost Part Power a GFCI Outlet

    Application: Lost Part Power a GFCI Outlet.
    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 GFCI Outlet, 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 GFCI Outlet 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 Kansas. A permit and inspections may also be required.

    Lost Part Power a GFCI Outlet in a Front Yard

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  • The Following Resources may Assist You with this Question:
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    What Can I Do to get the Power Back On After a Storm? Storm Damaged Home Electrical Systems, Water and Flood Damaged Electrical Wiring.
    Why Is My Bathroom Light Fixture Not Working?
    How Can I Fix a Bathroom Light Fixture and a Bath Exhaust Fan that Stopped Working? The Most Common Problems with Bathroom Light Fixtures and How You Can Fix Them.
    Installing a GFCI Outlet Without a Ground Wire Video
    How Can I Install a GFCI outlet on a 2wire circuit that does not have a ground wire? How to Install a GFCI Outlet Where There is No Ground Wire.
    Electrical Code for Garage GFI Outlets and Receptacles
    How to Plan and Install Electrical Wiring for Garage Outlets and Lighting Circuits: Electrical Codes about GFCI protection for 15A and 20A, 125V receptacles in garages.
    How To Wire a GFCI and Outlet to a Light Switch
    How do I wire a GFCI, outlet and Light Switch? Fully explained wiring instructions complete with a picture series of an installation and wiring diagrams.
    Wiring a GFCI Outlet with a Switch
    How to Wire a GFCI Outlet with a Switch – There are a few different methods that are used to wire GFI Outlets but all start with locating the Line side of the GFCI Receptacle where the power source is attached as described.
    Electrical Wiring for Outdoor Christmas Lights
    How can I control my Christmas lights from a switch? How to Wire a Switched Outlet to Control Your Christmas Lights, The basics for installing a switch controlled outlet for Christmas holiday lights.
    Loose Outlet Cover Plates Can Cause Sparks
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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?
    Is Your Bathroom GFCI Outlet a Problem
    Signs that a Bathroom GFCI Outlet May Need to be Replaced:I flipped the breaker switch and repeated. Is there anything I can do?
    Receptacles Not Getting Full Power
    Why Do I Only 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.
    How Can I Discover What is Tripping Off my Circuit Breaker?
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    Electrical Troubleshooting Lost Outlet Power
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    Causes of Lost Power After Changing a Light Fixture
    Carol in Florida asks; What are the Most Common Problems with Light Fixture Wiring and How Can I Repair Them? Inspecting the Light Fixture Wiring, Reinstalling the Light Fixture, Resetting a Tripped Circuit Breaker.
    Causes of Lost Power to GFCI Outlets
    Why does my GFCI Outlet Circuit loose power and stop working? Troubleshooting a Bad GFCI Outlet, Testing and Replacing a GFCI Outlet.
    Tripped Circuit Breaker and Lost Power to Outlets
    How can I find out what has caused my outlets to loose power? How to Repair Abnormal or Lost Power at Electrical Plugs and Outlets, Home Electrical Testers and Electrical Voltage Readings, Plug-In Diagnostic Electrical Circuit Testers.

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    Electrical Question: We just had a badger 5 xl disposal installed a few days ago. I am elderly and have a very severe hearing loss and cannot always remember that the disposal is on or able to hear it.

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    Martha asks:
    We just had a Badger 5 XL disposal installed a few days ago.
    I am elderly and have a very severe hearing loss and cannot always remember that the disposal is on or able to hear it.
    I am trying to find a light switch cover that has a light that will come on when the disposal is on.
    Do you have any suggestions?

    Thank you.

    Additional Comments: First time to see it. Looks like it would be very helpful to many of us.

    Dave’s Reply:
    We just had a badger 5 xl disposal installed a few days ago. I am elderly and have a very severe hearing loss and cannot always remember that the disposal is on or able to hear it. im trying to find a light switch cover that has a light that will come on when the disposal is on. do you have any suggestions? thank you.

    This electrical wiring question came from Martha in Evansville, Indiana.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Martha.

    Wire a Wall Outlet

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    Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor, or Licensed Plumbing Contractor.
    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 Wall Outlet, 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 Wall Outlet 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 Evansville, Indiana. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    Electrical Question: We just had a badger 5 xl disposal installed a few days ago. I am elderly and have a very severe hearing loss and cannot always remember that the disposal is on or able to hear it.

    Wire Wall Outlet

    Martha asks:
    We just had a Badger 5 XL disposal installed a few days ago.
    I am elderly and have a very severe hearing loss and cannot always remember that the disposal is on or able to hear it.
    I am trying to find a light switch cover that has a light that will come on when the disposal is on.
    Do you have any suggestions?

    Thank you.

    Additional Comments: First time to see it. Looks like it would be very helpful to many of us.

    Dave’s Reply:
    We just had a badger 5 xl disposal installed a few days ago. I am elderly and have a very severe hearing loss and cannot always remember that the disposal is on or able to hear it. im trying to find a light switch cover that has a light that will come on when the disposal is on. do you have any suggestions? thank you.

    This electrical wiring question came from Martha in Evansville, Indiana.

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    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Martha.

    Wire a Wall Outlet

    Application: Wire a Wall Outlet.
    Skill Level: Intermediate to Advanced – Best performed by a Licensed Electrical Contractor, or Licensed Plumbing Contractor.
    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.
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    Electrical Wiring Parts and Materials: Electrical parts and materials for the Wall Outlet 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 Evansville, Indiana. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    Electrical Question: I have a car audio setup i want to connect inside my bedroom i need to know a power supply to use for it to plug into my wall i have all model numbers
    kicker box speakers model number p1 2×12 500w rms 1000w peak 2 ohm
    kicker amp model Number cxa1200.1
    kenwood kdc bt568u radio head
    please give me a good power supply for this setup if you can find one on amazon or send me my watts volts amp i should look for please and thank you power condition in a bedroom

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    Eric asks:
    i have a car audio setup I want to connect inside my bedroom I need to know a power supply to use for it to plug into my wall I have all model numbers
    kicker box speakers model number P1 2X12 500W RMS 1000W PEAK 2 ohm
    KICKER AMP MODEL NUMBER CXA1200.1
    KENWOOD KDC BT568U RADIO HEAD
    please give me a good power supply for this setup if you can find one on amazon or send me my watts volts amp I should look for please and thank you

    Dave’s Reply:
    I have a car audio setup I want to connect inside my bedroom I need to know a power supply to use for it to plug into my wall I have all model numbers
    kicker box speakers model number p1-2×12 500w rms/1000w peak 2 ohm
    kicker amp model number cxa1200.1
    kenwood kdc-bt568u radio head
    please give me a good power supply for this setup if you can find one on amazon or send me my watts volts amp I should look for please and thank you

    This electrical wiring question came from Eric in East Leroy, Michigan.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Eric.

    Power Condition a

    Application: Power Condition a .
    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 , 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 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 Michigan. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    kicker amp model Number cxa1200.1
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    Electrical Question: I have a car audio setup i want to connect inside my bedroom i need to know a power supply to use for it to plug into my wall i have all model numbers
    kicker box speakers model number p1 2×12 500w rms 1000w peak 2 ohm
    kicker amp model Number cxa1200.1
    kenwood kdc bt568u radio head
    please give me a good power supply for this setup if you can find one on amazon or send me my watts volts amp i should look for please and thank you power condition in a bedroom

    Power Condition

    Eric asks:
    i have a car audio setup I want to connect inside my bedroom I need to know a power supply to use for it to plug into my wall I have all model numbers
    kicker box speakers model number P1 2X12 500W RMS 1000W PEAK 2 ohm
    KICKER AMP MODEL NUMBER CXA1200.1
    KENWOOD KDC BT568U RADIO HEAD
    please give me a good power supply for this setup if you can find one on amazon or send me my watts volts amp I should look for please and thank you

    Dave’s Reply:
    I have a car audio setup I want to connect inside my bedroom I need to know a power supply to use for it to plug into my wall I have all model numbers
    kicker box speakers model number p1-2×12 500w rms/1000w peak 2 ohm
    kicker amp model number cxa1200.1
    kenwood kdc-bt568u radio head
    please give me a good power supply for this setup if you can find one on amazon or send me my watts volts amp I should look for please and thank you

    This electrical wiring question came from Eric in East Leroy, Michigan.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Eric.

    Power Condition a

    Application: Power Condition a .
    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 , 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 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 Michigan. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    Use this to Determine the Required Electrical Circuit:
    Electrical Equipment Specifications


    This will also help you deternime the Circuit Breaker Size.

    Electrical Appliance Label

    Use this to Calculate the Wire Size based on the Length or Distance:
    Wire Size Calculator

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    kicker amp model Number cxa1200.1
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    Electrical Question: I just purchased an electric vehicle. I am trying to rig a 16amp level 2 ev charger for temporary use until i figure out what i want as a permanent setup.

    Change the Wiring EV Charger Outlet

    Jeff asks:
    I just purchased an electric vehicle.
    I am trying to rig a 16amp level 2 ev charger for temporary use until I figure out what I want as a permanent setup.
    I bought a Vevor level 2 portable EV charger.
    It is 16 amp and has a NEMA 6 20 plug.
    From what I understand the NEMA 6 20 is for 220v.
    And the ev charger is 110 240v.
    Which, being a level 2 charger should be 220v.
    So my objective was to adapt two 110 cords to plug into receptacles on different busbars.
    I determined the green wire is ground by confirming with a multimeter.
    The other two need a hot 110 each.
    I connected the wires this way and plugged one plug into a 110 outlet.
    But when I plugged the second into the other outlet it sparked and damaged the plug as if it was a direct short.
    This a a simple configuration.
    How does it not work if the charger is in fact 220v?

    Is this charger 220v or am I misunderstanding its rating?

    Dave’s Reply:
    I just purchased an electric vehicle. im trying to rig a 16amp level 2 ev charger for temporary use until I figure out what I want as a permanent setup. I bought a vevor level 2 portable ev charger. its 16 amp and has a nema 6-20 plug. from what I understand the nema 6-20 is for 220v. and the ev charger is 110-240v. which, being a level 2 charger should be 220v. so my objective was to adapt two 110 cords to plug into receptacles on different busbars. I determined the green wire is ground by confirming with a multimeter. the other two need a hot 110 each. I connected the wires this way and plugged one plug into a 110 outlet. but when I plugged the second into the other outlet it sparked and damaged the plug as if it was a direct short. this a a simple configuration. how does it not work if the charger is in fact 220v? is this charger 220v or am I misunderstanding its rating?

    This electrical wiring question came from Jeff in Troutdale, Oregon.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Jeff.

    Change the Wiring a EV Charger Outlet

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    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 EV Charger Outlet, 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 EV Charger Outlet 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 Oregon. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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    Electrical Question: I just purchased an electric vehicle. I am trying to rig a 16amp level 2 ev charger for temporary use until i figure out what i want as a permanent setup.

    Change the Wiring EV Charger Outlet

    Jeff asks:
    I just purchased an electric vehicle.
    I am trying to rig a 16amp level 2 ev charger for temporary use until I figure out what I want as a permanent setup.
    I bought a Vevor level 2 portable EV charger.
    It is 16 amp and has a NEMA 6 20 plug.
    From what I understand the NEMA 6 20 is for 220v.
    And the ev charger is 110 240v.
    Which, being a level 2 charger should be 220v.
    So my objective was to adapt two 110 cords to plug into receptacles on different busbars.
    I determined the green wire is ground by confirming with a multimeter.
    The other two need a hot 110 each.
    I connected the wires this way and plugged one plug into a 110 outlet.
    But when I plugged the second into the other outlet it sparked and damaged the plug as if it was a direct short.
    This a a simple configuration.
    How does it not work if the charger is in fact 220v?

    Is this charger 220v or am I misunderstanding its rating?

    Dave’s Reply:
    I just purchased an electric vehicle. im trying to rig a 16amp level 2 ev charger for temporary use until I figure out what I want as a permanent setup. I bought a vevor level 2 portable ev charger. its 16 amp and has a nema 6-20 plug. from what I understand the nema 6-20 is for 220v. and the ev charger is 110-240v. which, being a level 2 charger should be 220v. so my objective was to adapt two 110 cords to plug into receptacles on different busbars. I determined the green wire is ground by confirming with a multimeter. the other two need a hot 110 each. I connected the wires this way and plugged one plug into a 110 outlet. but when I plugged the second into the other outlet it sparked and damaged the plug as if it was a direct short. this a a simple configuration. how does it not work if the charger is in fact 220v? is this charger 220v or am I misunderstanding its rating?

    This electrical wiring question came from Jeff in Troutdale, Oregon.

    Dave’s Reply:

    Thanks for your electrical wiring question Jeff.

    Change the Wiring a EV Charger Outlet

    Application: Change the Wiring a EV Charger Outlet.
    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 EV Charger Outlet, 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 EV Charger Outlet 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 Oregon. A permit and inspections may also be required.

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