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I have a 4 ganged switch box . 1 receptacle , 1 LED Dimmer

Switch for LED high hats...
I have a 4 ganged switch box . 1 receptacle , 1 LED Dimmer Switch for LED high hats, 1 - Dimmer switch for a chanderlier and 1 more dimmer switch. The last two when I checked them there was no coltage at the lights. But if I connected a regular switch it worked. What could be wrong?
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8/15/2013
Mike G.
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Hi, I'm Mike and I'll be glad to assist you. You need to check the output voltage at the dimmers. There is either a bad connection or the dimmers have failed.
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

Is it possible that two switches failed? There is one other thing , they are switches that are either 3 - way or normal. Could this have anything to do with it. it can't be a bad connection because I tested it with a normal switch.


 


 

If these dimmer are recently installed and haven't worked. Then you may have miswired them. Tell me the color of wires on the dimmers.
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

can you call me 212 622 2505

Unfortunately I can only communicate with you on this site.
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

Are you clear on how I wired the circuit


 

You didn't indicate whether they are single pole or 3 way wired. I asked you to give me the color of the dimmer wire, soi can instruct you as to their connections. One wire is the common and the other 2 are either used for travelers on a 3 way or only one is used for a single pole installation.
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