• Can I place additional GFCIs on multiple bathrooms on same 15A circuit that has one GFCI?

    My house was built around 1990. There are three bathrooms that have 4 outlets all at sinks and 2 outside outlets. All the outlets are on one 15A circuit. one of the baths upstream has the one GFCI protecting everythin...
    last modified by Barry Cavin
  • Wiring a 3 way IPV15 switch

    I'm installing an IPV15 and IPVOR in a hallway. Theres only one wire in the IPV15 box. Coming from the IPVOR switch  there's the Black hot wire, White Neutral, Red which is coming from the 3 way connection and a ...
    last modified by Benny Beronda
  • GFCI breaker install

    Just replaced a 20 amp GFCI outlet from LEVITON.  Test and reset buttons will not set. Also reading voltage with my light stick on both sides of the outlet.  Is this a bad outlet or possible bad circuit brea...
    last modified by randy hedrick
  • What do I need

    I need to replace a bad plug on a compact dryer.   It connects to a standard 110v outlet.     The plate on the dryer states the connection is "120v 12A 60hz 3-wire connection" This is writ...
    last modified by sandy jackson
  • Dimmer doesn't shut off the lights completely

    I've install a MDM06-1LW dimmer with a Zurik 24V  Magnitude’s Magnetic LED Driver to operate a run of Flexfire LEDs 71 watts and 3 amps. The switch works fine to turn up or down the lights. However when I...
    last modified by Kenny Lind
  • 5634 Leviton decora -two switch unit

    I am installing this new switch to replace one that broke (toggle)..  Does the red wire connect to the top or bottom black screw on the left hand side of the switch?  The other wire is black.
    last modified by Michael Ecker
  • Why does it pop on first activation?

    I have purchased 2 Leviton dimmers recently. Both went into LED lighting, one with 7 75W equivalent and the other with 2 60W equivalent lights. Both times when I first turned on the lights there was a pop. It was a mo...
    last modified by Geoffrey Kloster
  • GFCI to downrate a circuit

    I have a 20A circuit that ends at a duplex that I would like to then feed a 15A circuit.  Can I use a 15A GFCI to essentially convert that 20A circuit to a 15A circuit at that duplex?
    last modified by Mel Hoke
  • Wiring a GFCI when there are 2 hot lines and a neutral coming into current receptacle

    I need to install GFCI plugins on either side of my kitchen sink (older home). The problem  I have run into is that each of the current receptacles is wired with two hot lines in such that the upper receptacle is...
    last modified by Jim Kelly
  • IPS02 Keeps Turning on Immediately After Turning off

    Hi, I recently purchased an LED light fixture (14inch dimmable LED ceiling light made by Lights Of America, model 4100DE-MG3) to replace my existing bare bulb incandescent light fixture in my garage.  After insta...
    last modified by David Schumacher
  • VRI06-1LZ 4 way connection with 2 VP00R-10 switches

    Hello, I am trying to connect a VRI06-1LZ in a 4-way configuration using 2 VP00R-10 switches. I followed the instructions in the VP00R-10 manual for how to make a connection for 3-way application but couldn't find an...
    last modified by Vinod Shenoy
  • VPT24-1PZ Timer Switch

    Can this timer switch be used with a LED load?   Thank you,
    last modified by Mike Ricketts
  • Orange Indicator Light Flicker - Leviton 6631-LW SureSlide 600W Incandescent Slide Dimmer

    Any thoughts or ideas as to what conditions might cause the orange indicator light to "flicker" when the dimmer switch is in the off position?  Is this normal or expected?  The flickering is inconsistent and...
    last modified by Dustin Bowling
  • IPS02 occupancy switch turns on when circut breaker is engaged, but then does not work

    Re IPS02 occupancy switch: I have installed two of these swtiches in the same a single pole application, and neither has worked. I connected Black wire to black terminal, White wire to red (pinkish) terminal and groun...
    last modified by Terry Nyberg
  • occupancy sensor for stairs

    Hi,     Im looking for a switch for stairs. There is currently only a switch at the top of the stairs and I would like to change this to an occupancy sensor and add a similar switch at the bottom.  I ...
    last modified by Rob Gatewood
  • Leviton Grades vs Retail

    I know this has been asked but a definitive answer was not provided. Leviton grades receptacles as: Residential Commercial Industrial Home Depot grades receptacles as: Standard Preferred Professional.   I...
    last modified by Robert Cirelli
  • T5632 (Duplex Recepticle and USB Charger) tripping AFCI circuit

    I was just rewiring a home and put two of these Levitron Combination Duplex Receptacle And USB Charger 15 Amp units in a master bedroom. As soon as any normal load is put anywhere on the circuit (at one of the normal ...
    last modified by Alan Charlton
  • IPS02 turns on immediately after turning off

    I just installed an IPS02 motion activated light control in my pantry. It worked properly a few times, but then started turning itself back on as soon as it went off. If I turn it off manually it will stay off, but th...
    last modified by Jann Mayer
  • Using 2 Occupancy Sensors as 3-way Switches?

    Right now I have a stairwell light that is controlled by a 3-way switch at the top of the stairs and another at the bottom of the stairs.   I wanted to be able to install occupancy sensors at the top and bottom ...
    last modified by THEMARCO1979
  • Door jam 1885 switch

    I'm fixing a 1885 Levitan door switch installed by the previous owner and after taking the door plate off I noticed that there is Romex coming into it has black going to one side of the switch, white to the other.&nbs...
    last modified by Mark S