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Old 08-08-2010, 05:56 PM   #1
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old lamp post rewire

I am trying to rewire my older lamp post in front yard I think the socket is corroded and hace replaced it and the wiring. I only have 2 wires not a 3rd green one only a black and white. What next??

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Old 08-08-2010, 05:59 PM   #2
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What only has 2 wires, the socket assembly or the wiring feeding the post?

How was it wired when you took it apart?

The socket should only have 2 wires, the ground wire from the feed (if there is one) should terminate to the metal lamppost.

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