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Old 06-22-2011, 07:15 PM   #1
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two receptables do not work. they inicate open neutral. circuit breaker ok. now what


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Old 06-22-2011, 07:48 PM   #2
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You need to look for a loose white wire either at the first non-working receptacle or the last working receptacle. If the wires are stabbed in the back it would be better to make a loop and place it clockwise under the screw and tighten the screw.


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Old 06-22-2011, 08:07 PM   #3
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I know you tested the breaker but did you check to make sure the neutral to the box and for that circuit was tight?
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