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#9909 05/20/02 02:03 PM
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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

#9910 05/20/02 02:15 PM
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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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Circuit only works when dryer is on

Is this the one you're looking for?

#9912 05/21/02 05:37 AM
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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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