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Old 10-04-2010, 07:13 PM   #16
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Sparking switch

That is not n AFCI breaker by any chance? An aching switch can trip these breakers.

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Old 10-04-2010, 07:53 PM   #17
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Sparking switch

It might not hurt to replace the switch anyways. You did something wrong and caused it to close across the power, which damages the contacts.
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I took it back and got a new one and it is working fine.

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