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When I came home this afternoon, the power was out. There…

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When I came home...

When I came home this afternoon, the power was out. There was a strong storm. Once the power returned, there was a hissing sound coming from an outlet in my bedroom. Once I unplugged everything it stopped. I tried replugging and the noise returned.

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

About 2 hours

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Not sure. I was just looking for a possible cause.

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Jason, Service Technician replied 11 months ago
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Hi
Electrician: Jason, Service Technician replied 11 months ago

Is the sound only coming from one outlet?

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Electrician: Jason, Service Technician replied 11 months ago

Also, do you know which circuit breaker feeds the circuit the outlet in question is connected to?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Never mind
Electrician: Jason, Service Technician replied 11 months ago

Would you like me to close the question?

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