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Help locating link. #9909
05/20/02 03:03 PM
05/20/02 03:03 PM
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Redsy  Offline OP
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We had a question regarding a dryer that turned on other loads when operated. Does anyone remember where it is located.
I am about to go on a service call where "the lights come on when the range is turned on".

Thanks

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Re: Help locating link. #9910
05/20/02 03:15 PM
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caselec  Offline
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San Jose, CA
Sounds to me like one leg of the service or feeder is open. When the range or other 240V appliance is turned on it allows current to flow from the good leg to the bad leg.


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Re: Help locating link. #9911
05/20/02 05:20 PM
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pauluk  Offline
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Circuit only works when dryer is on

Is this the one you're looking for?

Re: Help locating link. #9912
05/21/02 06:37 AM
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Redsy  Offline OP
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Thanks, caselec & Paul. That was it. And now I have a good starting point.

[This message has been edited by Redsy (edited 05-21-2002).]


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