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My door bell does not ring loud enough to be heard. How do

My door bell does not ring loud enough to be heard. How do you adjust the volumeJA: I'll do all I can to help. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.Customer: Sometimes it rings other times it doesn't and it can barely be heard.JA: Is there anything else the Appliance Technician should be aware of?Customer: I have replaced the outside boxJA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Appliance Technician about your situation and then connect you two.

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Lost ALL electrical in one room after a power outage.

Lost ALL electrical in one room after a power outage.

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How can I locate the doorbell transformer in my house. When

How can I locate the doorbell transformer in my house. When I measure the voltage on the door bell, it measures less than a volt. This means it is bad I believe. But I see no signs of a transformer near the hole where the wires come out of the wall. The door bell in on a middle floor. I wanted to avoid opening up the wall. Should the transformer be within a specified distance of where the wires come out of the wall at the doorbell?

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I have a Fasco doorbell chime model # 64B-1. Need operating

I have a Fasco doorbell chime model # ***** Need operating instructions with wiring schematic.

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I have an old doorbell that is not working and disconnected

I have an old doorbell that is not working and disconnected the old edwards 14v transformer and bought a 16v transformer at lowe's . connected it and the doorbell worked briefly and now it does not. Could it be because I did not buy a 14v transformer.

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I am looking replacement SL-6196=RX Remote door chim

I am looking for a replacement SL-6196=RX Remote door chime

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My fan has a humming noise even when switch is off. If I turn

My fan has a humming noise even when switch is off. If I turn off the breaker to that bedroom, the humming stops. Advice?

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Alex

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There is a beeping, like a smoke alarm battery sound, coming

There is a beeping, like a smoke alarm battery sound, coming from the electrical box with the doorbell wires. Is there a battery in that box too, and if so, how do I get it out to replace it ? Cannot see one. Thanks. *****

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