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i have a dimmer swith that controls a dinning
room light
it has quit working i understand eletrical alittle
what confuses me about this is both leads are black
any way for what i can tell there is power
inside the outlet box
i cant totally isolate which one works
there are mutiple neutrals and hots
and i dont know what goes to where
i replaced the switch with a new one
still doesnt work
ive checked breaker
any suggestions
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· Licensed Electrical Cont.
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Did you replace it exactly as the old one was?
Did you undo any other splices in the box? If so WHY?
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