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  1. WyrTwister replied to the thread Help- stumped! Control board, limit switch, or something else??.

    I have had the air pressure switch / sensor go bad , a LONG time ago . Picked up a replacement at Johnstone Supply . Then replaced it...

    Dec 11, 2018 at 1:53 PM
  2. WyrTwister replied to the thread Help- stumped! Control board, limit switch, or something else??.

    Like an exhaust fan ? God bless Wyr

    Dec 10, 2018 at 4:25 PM
  3. WyrTwister replied to the thread Help- stumped! Control board, limit switch, or something else??.

    If you have an outside air vent , I am wondering why you are having a suction trying to affect the door . OK , you looked and the...

    Dec 8, 2018 at 10:26 PM
  4. WyrTwister replied to the thread Help- stumped! Control board, limit switch, or something else??.

    The furnace does not have fresh / outside air coming to it ? Is it a condensing furnace ( PVC vent ) or " traditional furnace (...

    Dec 8, 2018 at 4:53 PM
  5. WyrTwister replied to the thread Still ok to use a breaker panel as a junction box?.

    Well , I have done my share of residential service calls , but mostly did commercial work . Only did 3 houses from the ground up ....

    Dec 8, 2018 at 4:42 PM
  6. WyrTwister replied to the thread Still ok to use a breaker panel as a junction box?.

    As I said , if I was doing this for myself , that is what I would do . If it sounded like I was advising the OP to do so , please ,...

    Dec 7, 2018 at 5:53 PM
  7. WyrTwister replied to the thread Still ok to use a breaker panel as a junction box?.

    I will undoubtedly get flamed for this , but if doing it for myself , the AHJ would never know it happened . When dealing with...

    Dec 6, 2018 at 10:56 PM
  8. WyrTwister replied to the thread Problem with outside lights burning out too fast.

    May or may not be a neutral at the switch . I would check for a bad connection at the fixtures and work back the othet way ....

    Dec 6, 2018 at 6:15 PM
  9. WyrTwister replied to the thread Still ok to use a breaker panel as a junction box?.

    Yes , I would either screw the door closed or get a sheet metal shop to make a blank cover & paint it . Might label it as a Junction...

    Dec 6, 2018 at 4:15 PM
  10. WyrTwister replied to the thread Problem with outside lights burning out too fast.

    First , if incandescent lamps , buy 130 VAC rated lamps . I suggest you replace them with LED lamps . Now , you may have a...

    Dec 6, 2018 at 4:08 PM
  11. WyrTwister replied to the thread Bonding screw main panel/ grounded neutral.

    The 200 amp CB is the main . That is where the neutral should be bonded to earth ground and where the ground rod ( or other grounding...

    Dec 6, 2018 at 4:06 PM
  12. WyrTwister replied to the thread Clueless Girl's Dead Garbage Disposal - Replacing Doable?.

    By the way , did not look like a very big mess to me . Could be MUCH worse . Wyr God bless

    Dec 6, 2018 at 2:50 PM
  13. WyrTwister replied to the thread Bonding screw main panel/ grounded neutral.

    That is how I interpret code and what I would do . However there is a distinct possibility the installer may not have run the earth...

    Dec 6, 2018 at 2:47 PM
  14. WyrTwister replied to the thread Bonding screw main panel/ grounded neutral.

    By Code , the first panel or disconnect must have the neutral & earth ground bonded together . If you have an outside main , that is it...

    Dec 5, 2018
  15. WyrTwister replied to the thread No power to overhead lights.

    Just replace both fixtures with LED fixtures and call it a day . Wyr God bless

    Dec 5, 2018