Three way switch help

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Old 02-19-17, 09:07 AM
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Three way switch help

Hello,
My husband and I are remodeling a bathroom in our basement. I marked all of the wires(except for those I didn't disconnect) but I have a problem and need help. Here is what I have.
switch(sw1) 1 has 14-2 coming from the light fixture and 14-2 coming from switch 2(sw2) . I am not sure which is the light fixture or sw2 however the wires on sw1 are as follows. I have a white and a black on the top terminals and a black on the common terminal with the remaining white pig tailed with other whites in the box. Sw2 has 14-2 wire only with one black, one white wire, and a ground. I don't see a power source to either switch1 or light fixture so I'm guessing the power source must have been on sw2. Any idea how to get this to work again?
 
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Old 02-19-17, 09:29 AM
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Welcome to the forums.

I am not following what you have there.
A picture or two would be very helpful. http://www.doityourself.com/forum/el...-pictures.html
 
 

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