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My Three Way Switches are not working right, How should the Wiring Connections be made? How to Connect Wires for 3-Way Light Switches.

3-Way Light Switch Wiring Correction
Electrical Question: My Three Way Switches are not working right, How should the Wiring Connections be made?
Two switches control the same light fixture. One is a triplex switch, outside the bathroom. The other is a single switch, inside the bathroom.

Background: Stephen, a Homeowner from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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

How to Connect Wires for 3-Way Light Switches

Yes Stephen, the wiring for this three way switch is definitely wrong.


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