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NI have a 3way switching connected to a split outlet. when I

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nI have a 3way switching connected to a split outlet. when I plug in my tester in one of the off position I get a faint light indicating an open ground the light is not a full brightness on the tester. when I switch the switches the other off position the faint light is out.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 8 months ago.

Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be assisting you. To troubleshoot the problem a 2 wire voltage tester is required. If you don't have one you can get one at any home center. I suggest a Volt/Con type for ease of use. The cost around $20.00. Get one and we can continue.

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