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I have a Legrand Radiant model dimmer "Tru-Universal" I have

Hello I have a Legrand Radiant model dimmer "Tru-Universal"I have wired the hot wire to the black terminal and the wire going to my ceiling light to the single pole terminal. Of course I wired the green to the bare wire.I replaced the existing paddle switch that was working with the dimmer.I can not get the dimmer to work.What am I doing wrong?

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Kevin

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I have three wires coming from my fan. I assume line, load

I have three wires coming from my fan. I assume line, load and ground. I am trying to install to a Leviton dehumidistat with black, white, green and red terminals. Can you advise me how to connect?

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Mike G.

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I changed out an existing switch & outlet, but now outlet

I changed out an existing switch & outlet, but now outlet won't stay live unless switch is on.

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Mike G.

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I turn on the bath fan. When I turn it off, the two bath

I turn on the bath fan. When I turn it off, the two bath lights flicker on and then off. I take power supply from light switch out of the switch and the same issue: turn off bath fan and lights flicker on then off. I did not wire anything but have the pleasure of figuring it out.

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Kevin

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My new light switch with built in timer has a blue, and

my new light switch with built in timer has a blue, white and black wire. I know where they go. My question is what becomes of the bare wire that was attached to the old switch? There is no screw on the new switch for it.JA: What's the brand and model number of your appliance? How old is it?Customer: it's for a light bulb on my front porchJA: What are all the symptoms of the problem (error codes, flashing lights, etc.)?Customer: none. did you read my question?JA: What happened just before this problem started? What troubleshooting have you tried?Customer: read my questionJA: Anything else you want the electrician to know before I connect you?Customer: no

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Kevin

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Diploma

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Plugged in hairdryer in bathroom and a light switch in

Plugged in hairdryer in bathroom and a light switch in another room ( same circuit) began smoking. Smoking stopped when hair dryer was off. Plugged in vaccume in same outlet and light switch smoked again. --Bad outlet in bathroom or bad switch?-breaker did not trip\ThanksMatt

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Mike G.

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What can cause a breaker to keep tripping when switch is

What can cause a breaker to keep tripping when switch is turned on? I installed a new outdoor light fixture that has a hallway light switch on the same switch...JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?Customer: I noticed it started a week ago, when the switch is turned on.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: I hope so......JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: I think that's it.....

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Kevin

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I bought z wave leviton light switch. I have Line, Neutral,

I bought z wave leviton light switch. I have Line, Neutral, Ground, Load. My current light outlet does not have Load wire option. How can I install z-wave Leviton switch? It did not work with Line and Neutral option.

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Mike G.

Master Electrician

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How do you change a double light switch with four wires, for

how do you change a double light switch with four wires, for a double dimmer switch with three terminals L, L1 and L2

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Brian H

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