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Old 07-15-2010, 02:56 PM   #1
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My kitchen light switch just blew out today. There was an actual flash from the side of the switch. The problem I'm having is that the wiring in my condo isn't very modern. I pulled the switch(after shutting the breaker off) and there is 1 purple wire that is stripped, but not cut and wraps around the top post. Then there is a yellow wire that is cut and goes to the bottom post...nothing else. I bought a single pole switch and really not sure what to do. Should I add a ground somehow?
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I figured it out.
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