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I recently removed the fused junction box and transformer that powered my old front door bell...it was in an upstairs bedroom. I replaced it with a normal twin plug socket.

But now my wall lights in my downstairs extension do not work......what could be causing this problem??? any suggestions
 
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yes, but i replaced the box with a plug which works and wired everything else up...could the circuit now be overloaded?
 
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i would check the wiring to make sure you got it right it sounds like you might have a wire in the wrong place :eyes
 
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if i undestand u correctly, u have replace a junction box with a socket. This is not safe as j.b {suplying bell}is fused at 5a . sockets are fused at 32a[ring main]
 

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