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ASWV1532M2 and I mean the locator light doesn't come on. The ceiling light comes on just fine.
If by "common", you mean the terminal labelled "hot" on the switch, the answer is yes.
The installation is in a hall with a corner. The hall runs from my front door to the corner and then down to the bedrooms. At the corner are 2 legrand dimmer switches ADPD453LW2. Each one operates the lights in one part of the hall. At the two end locations (by the front door and by the bedrooms), I have installed the Wave switches. The lights all operate as I would expect them to, but the locator lights in the two switches don't come on. Either they both don't work (seems doubtful), or I've done something incorrect. And, please note that the ceiling lights are LED pot lights.
I should have made it clear that each Wave switched is paired with a dimmer.
Also, I was just on the Legrand web site looking at a video and wonder if the order of things matter. I put the light in the switch first and then installed the switch. In the video they have you hook up all the wires and then put the light into the switch. Could the order matter for some reason?
hmmm. That's interesting. I did convert to LEDs because of the energy conservation, so that makes sense.
I'm not at home right now, but I can try it when I go home at 5:00 (it's 3:00 here now).
Is it ok if I get back to you after that?
Thanks. Sorry for the pause.
Hi Steve. I'm home now. I've changed the bulbs and the locator light is still off. I've put in Hallogens.
What should I try next?
Ok, we have the switches wired wrong if they don't work with the halogen lamp. I can tell you though that the illuminated switch will likely not work with LED lamps.But, let's see if we can figure this out.Does the hot and neutral wire from the breaker panel come into one of your two switches or the box in the ceiling where the light is?
We may have reached the end of my DIY expertise. I don't know how to determine this. There are both hot and neutral wires in the wall where I'm installing the switch. That's all I can tell you.
There are 3 - 2 blues and a red. The red is hot.
I'm wondering if I have different sized wires in the same terminal. The instructions say not to do that. I will take pictures and attach.
Yes, that is right. But then there are 2 stranded copper wires from the small light. Is that wire considered the same "size" as the wire in my wall which is solid copper? The instructions say not to put different sized wire into the same terminal in the switch. The 2 wires from the small light are supposed to have one go in the 3-way and one in the neutral terminal, so that is what I've done. Each terminal has 2 holes in it though. Right now, I have both wires (a neutral and one from the small light) in the same hole in the terminal.
Sorry. What is neon? The ground wire is attached to a screw at the back of the box. There is no ground wire coming out of the wall through the box. The switch as a ground wire and that is attached to the screw at the back of the box.
Not sure what you want me to do.
ok. Will take a minute. Be back soon.
That wasn't so hard. I turned off the power; attached the two wires on the neon to the ground and hot, turned the power back on and it lighted up. Yeah. The little light works.
Now you're going to have the answer, right?
Hi. I don't need any more information. I decided to return the Wave switches and replaced them with regular toggle switches from legrand. The job is all done and everything is working just fine.