Lights flicker throughout house on different circuits.

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Old 11-11-17, 04:53 PM
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Lights flicker throughout house on different circuits.

I noticed some lights throughout the house flickering. Specifically, the lights in the ceiling fan in the living room, the light in the utility room, a hallway light, and a light in a bedroom have been flickering. These lights are not all on the same circuit. Some seem to flicker more often than others but I can't be 100% sure. The flickering does not seem to coincide with the furnace or other large appliance kicking on. Any thoughts on troubleshooting steps?
 
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Are there any dimmer switches involved that don't belong there, especially on the fan or with CFLs?
 
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Old 11-11-17, 05:05 PM
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Sounds like a loose neutral issue. Do your neighbors have the same issue or just your house?
 
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Old 11-11-17, 05:49 PM
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Donato_ we used to have some dimmer switches but they were replaced some years back.

pcboss, I'll have a chance to ask my next door neighbor if they are having trouble too on Monday.
 
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Old 11-11-17, 06:14 PM
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Don't wsit. Call the power company trouble line and get your connections checked. If they don't find it it will be inside the house. You may need an electrician .
 
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Thank you pcboss; that is what I'll do.
 
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The power company was out earlier and saw an issue at the pole. They said your neighbors were probably having trouble too weren't they? They said the problem should be fixed now.
 
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Thanks for the follow-up .
 
 

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