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Old 09-26-2012, 01:19 PM   #1
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shop light and possible electrical problem


replaced an entire shop light and light still wont work. it is getting electrical when light in turned on

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Old 09-26-2012, 01:32 PM   #2
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It might sound silly, but did you use the same bulbs in the new fixture?

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Old 09-26-2012, 02:06 PM   #3
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How are you determining that 'it is getting electrical when light in turned on'? Could be the neutral(white wire) is bad.
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