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I have a single pole paddle switch with a night light. It

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I have a single pole paddle switch with a night light. It has terminal : ground/green black,silver and brass. I wired the black house lead to the black term. the white to the brass, green to the ground wire and a jumper from the silver to the brass. My lights continue to flicker when the switch is off but the night works correctly.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: Since yesterday
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Alex replied 2 months ago.

Hello, please tell me how many and what color wires you have in the box. Also please tell me model number of the switch and manufacturer.