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If my home was built in the last few years in California by

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if my home was built in the last few years in California by Lyon Homes (a major developer) and they installed an 'upgraded' outlet in my garage for a refrigerator, how many amps would it be able to handle safely?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Rico Soma replied 1 month ago.

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You need to check the number on the breaker for that circuit. If it's for a frig it must be 120 volts and I'd assume an "upgrade" would be to 20 amps. But you need to check the breaker to be sure.