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Have 120V 2C/14 circuit. Installed new receptacle with

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Have 120V 2C/14 circuit. Installed new receptacle with ground connection. Installed meter between neutral and ground connection. With power off getting 45V. Where is the 45V coming from?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be glad to assist you. If you have the main breaker off and have a voltage reading neutral to ground, it is a very serious condition. You need to call the utility for a trouble call for power quality. Don't delay. I've seen the results for this condition. Not good.

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