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Troubleshooting Half Power At The Electrical Panel

The breaker panel in my house will only let every other breaker work…


Troubleshooting Half Power At The Electrical Panel
Background: Jo, a Handywoman from Cromwell, MN
Question: The breaker panel in my house will only let every other breaker work. If I place two of the breakers together, neither of them will work. The panel is only 1 year old.

Dave’s Reply:
Thanks for your electrical question Jo.

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  1. Dave says:

    Only one side of 100 amp panel is working even though there is power on both lead in wires from meter.

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