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I’m hooking a four wire 220 into my existing circuit breaker…

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I’m hooking a four wire 220 into my existing circuit breaker box I have the two hot leads black and red. White and the green. ones neutral ones ground where does the ground in the neutral hook in the box

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19 years

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

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

I have the two power leads hooked to breaker just can’t remember where the green and white hook in ones ground and ones nutreul. Do they hook into the same bar?

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The ground goes to the Neutral bar as well.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank youyes i got your response.that is how I had it hooked up .just wanted to make sure I was right .Thanks for the awesome and quick response.that was great .you made my job easier. Thank you sgain
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I was just touching base with you because I have not heard back from you and the question is still open and unrated, I am not credited anything until a good star rating is supplied I would really appreciate it if you could do that thanks!

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