Home Maintenance: Electrical Repair : How to Replace a Dimmer Switch

Replacing a dimmer switch requires removing the existing cover plate, using a volt tester to ensure there is no power and hooking up the color-coordinated wi...

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I recommend mentioning this to your dealer the next time you're in for a maintenance appointment. they'll perform an inspection and determine if a repair is necessary.

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Rebecca Rebecca says:
How to replace a dimmer switch with a standard switch?
I am trying to change my dimmer switch to a standard switch. The dimmer switch only has 2 black wires in it. There are red and yellow wire nuts inside. I do not know how to do this. PLEASE HELP! Thanks How do I know which wire goes where or does...
Bezo R says:
Chances are the dimmer switch has the two black wires coming out it which are connected to the main wiring by way of the wire nuts. The easy answer is to first turn off the electricty for this...
Wanda Wanda says:
How to change the headlight dimmer switch in a 1998 dodge RAM 3500 pickup?
I am trying to change the headlight dimmer switch in my 1998 dodge ram 3500 pickup. Im really looking for a site with a video or maybe pictures. My headlights are not dimming the headlights. If I hold up on the switch they come on but as soon as...
dodge man says:
i looked and couldn't find any videos of any one doing it but if you,ll get a haynes repair manual it will guide you through it,its a real simple job to do,no salvage yards that i know of install...

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Dimmer switches can become worn after awhile and may eventually stop working altogether, so it's a good idea to know how to change them. There are four main styles of ... Older cars were known to have their dimmer switch on the floorboard. When you needed to brighten or dim your headlights, you would step on the switch to ... http://homeimprovement.dexknows.com/ Learn more about how to change a light switch to a dimmer with information from a professional electrician in this ... Step though guide on how to change a dimmer switch. Bert Electrics www.bertelectrics.co.uk

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