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I bought a programmable light switch with the following: black-power white-neutral BLUE

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I bought a programmable light switch with the following:
black-power
white-neutral
BLUE-says LOAD
green-ground

since i have a standard house wiring will this work at all or should I just return it.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Tommy Tesla replied 1 year ago.
Hello. Thank you for choosing Just Answer! My name isXXXXX am here to help you with all your electrical needs. This should work for you. Remove the switch you are replacing and tell me what you have for wires in there.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.


ok


 

Expert:  Tommy Tesla replied 1 year ago.
Thanks..let me know.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.


its has 3 box configuration romez however the wires are inter connected to allow for staircase switch to be turned on &off all thw white are wire tied together along with the nuetrals are seperate but together.


 

Expert:  Tommy Tesla replied 1 year ago.

What is 3 box configuration? Is the switch you are replacing a single pole switch(only one switch for the light it controls? If so you will tie the hot feed wire to the black of the new switch,the wire which goes to the light to the blue wire,the white to the neutral and the green to the ground.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.


single pole

Customer: replied 1 year ago.


single pole


Tommy T. thanks but there is no green terminals any where in the box


evertthing is plastic to meet code i guess

Expert:  Tommy Tesla replied 1 year ago.
Is there a bare copper wire in the box?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.


yes great Sorry for not getting it before..

 

Thanks

 

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

I have got it ready to ACCEPT

Expert:  Tommy Tesla replied 1 year ago.
OK. Thank You. If you need more help just ask..
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