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I have an old medicine cabinet in my bathroom with a socket

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I have an old medicine cabinet in my bathroom with a socket for a night light. Can the wiring if it is bad make a whine sound? It happened in my one night light overnight
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 2 years ago.
Hi, I'm Mike and I'll be glad to assist you. If the wiring is shorting or arcing, it will make some noise. Most times it's a buzzing sound. In a bathroom the necessity to check it out ASAP is first. Conditions in a bathroom make any electrical abnormality a shock hazard.