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Old 04-18-2011, 02:54 PM   #1
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Help installing dimmer switch!! older house


HI

I have a dimmer switch that has 2 reds, 1 green and 1 black

My wall switch only has 2 reds and thats it. (just a standard light switch)

how would I hook this up?

ps house isn't grounded - has an older breaker switch box.

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Old 04-18-2011, 04:05 PM   #2
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You have a 3-way dimmer and are trying to replace a single pole switch. Check the instructions to see if it can be used as a single pole or take it back and get a single pole dimmer.

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