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I accidentally cut the wires to a door sensor, I spliced the

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I accidentally cut the wires to a door sensor , I spliced the two wires back together now on the zone indicates open . If I inadvertently touched the two wires together would that cause some type of short
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Home Security Systems
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

Yes, if the wires touched then it would cause a short.

Depending on what type of system you have, you may need to reset the system to clear the fault.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
How do I reset the system to clear the fault
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

That would depend on what type of system you have.

What is the make and model number of your system?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

and the model number?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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