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    Wiring a fused light switche

    I will double check tomorrow when it gets lighter outside lol
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    Wiring a fused light switche

    Yes mate all the same size
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    Wiring a fused light switche

    Take a look at the next 2 photos, this is the original fused switch I taken off, for some reason this one work at all now , could someone tell me what wires go were ? Thanx
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    Wiring a fused light switche

    Ive disconnected the switch and its allowed me to have my sockets working for now, the light switch has 2 grey cables coming out with all kinds of wires like the one in the picture
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    Wiring a fused light switche

    Ive disconnected the switch and its allowed me to have my sockets working for now, the light switch has 2 grey cables coming out with all kinds of wires like the one in the picture
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    Wiring a fused light switche

    No wires were double over apart from earth,
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    Wiring a fused light switche

    So I just need to buy like for like ? Can I not just buy one without ? I don't know why there is so many wires , it's only used for the ceiling light?
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    Wiring a fused light switche

    Originally when it was wired up before I even attempted to remove it , there was 3 earth wires in one hole , there was a 13A fuse in also
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    Wiring a fused light switche

    Bought some new fancy sockets and switches for my converted garage , the sockets were pretty straight forward but when i come to change the single fused light switch it , the light came on but it wouldn't switch on or off , any ideas? I've posted 2 pictures of the wires etc
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    Full Rewire ( whilst living in, advice )

    Yeah we moved in 4 years ago and and not done anything major only plastered a few walls and done it to our style. Last year 2 sockets blew on there own , few weeks ago I said I wanted to update our fuse board which is 1970s and we had a cowboy electrician out and fitted one and couldn't get our...
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    Full Rewire ( whilst living in, advice )

    Hi all. I'm getting a full rewire on Tuesday, even though I've not long since decorated . My kitchen is pretty newish and they said it needs to be rewired aswel. Is there anyway they can get behind without the need to move all worktops and alliances? Or will everything have to be disconnected...
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    Full Rewire help

    this is my old fuse box . Yes very old
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    Full Rewire help

    I'm in Liverpool , he said he doesn't do the rewires his brother does. And told me they can do it all in 1 day. I'm living in the house and have nowhere to go so they told me to go out for the day and it will be done. My gut feeling is telling me to **** it off but I've been asking electricians...
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    Full Rewire help

    Yes he's said because this new board is sensitive and the wiring is old , the RCD keeps tripping . I'm not entirely sure what switch is for lightning but probably be one of which is off ( sorry bad joke) . It's come at a bad time for us as we've struggled to save for the new board and now it's...
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