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Old 09-23-2009, 08:50 PM   #1
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I need some help. I am trying to make sure I wire two motion lights to one switch. I was planning on using 12-2 wiring. Could someone please help me by providing the direction as I want to make sure I do it correctly.

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Do you want the 2 lights to come on at the same time, or does it matter?
From switch to first light, then from light to next light.
Connect all whites together and the all the blacks together.
I assume that the motion sensors are already wired to the light sockets.

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Yes I want both lights to come on at the same time. Right now all I have is the wiring to a switch. What I am doing is taking the light that was currently operated by the switch and taking that light out and putting in two motion lights. So nothing is wired yet.

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Connect the black and white from your existing fixture to the new fixture. Run a new cable from the first fixture to the second fixture and connect the wires matching the colours.
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