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Why does my bulb not go high low & off stats on. Last bulb 4…

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Why does my bulb...

Why does my bulb not go high low & off stats on

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

Last bulb 4 days ago stats on. Is there difference in 40 watt bulbs?

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

If just a bulb. Just tell if there's a difference in bulbs or what to get

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

No just bulb issues

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 7 months ago
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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 7 months ago

Are you using an LED in place of an incandescent lamp?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Package says incandescent
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Don't want to pay $24
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 7 months ago

The problem must be the dimmer. Replace it.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
What to replacing the dimmer
Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 7 months ago

The dimmer is the high/low control. If the lamp lights but can't dim or brighten, the dimmer has failed.

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Electrician: Mike G., Master Electrician replied 7 months ago

Is this a light fixture or a fan/light with remote?

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