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I have a small nick in the outer jacket of nm 14-2 wire. Is

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I have a small nick in the outer jacket of nm 14-2 wire. Is it okay to tape or use liquid tape to seal the jacket or must it be replace? The insulation and wires inside are untouched.
Hi, I'm Mike and I'll be glad to assist you. Go ahead and repair it.
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

So there are no code issues with such a repair?

Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Thank you. Have a good evening.

You're welcome.