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I have had my doorbells disconnected and when hooked ack up…

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I have had my...

I have had my doorbells disconnected and when hooked b ack up when I push the button the doorbell will not stop ringing

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

One day-it had been disconnected for 16 years!

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

Yes

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

The buttons have been inside-not exposed to any weather-no problem with electricity to it. chimes ring on both doors

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Eddie, Home Improvement Contractor replied 9 months ago
Eddie
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Hi..........did you remove the bell buttons?..........what is happening they are somehow touching one another from those........you'll beed to make sure they aren't

Thanks

eddie

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