How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Mike Your Own Question
Mike, Master Electrician
Category: Electrical
Satisfied Customers: 1425
Experience:  Licensed Master Electrician - OnQ Certified Data Voice Audio Video Installer
Type Your Electrical Question Here...
Mike is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

We have lost power to one heavily loaded curcuit

Customer Question

we have lost power to one heavily loaded curcuit intermittently for the past two days. the problem correctes it self within 10 to 30 minutes. Where should I start looking ? We have been in this new house for 8 years without this problem.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Kevin replied 2 years ago. name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you with your electrical question. My goal is to exceed your expectations on Just Answer!
1) What type of circuit? Is this a 120 volt lighting or receptacle circuit or a combination of each?
2) Does the circuit breaker ever overload and trip?
3) Do you have a 2 wire lead AC voltage tester or an AC voltmeter available to take some voltage measurements?