4-way switches not working

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Old 02-26-20, 02:19 PM
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4-way switches not working

I have 3 switches that control my hallway lights depending on their position not all are working.
I have 2 3-way and 1 4-way switches. I noticed in the 4-way box there is a black and a white wire with a wire nut and 2 white wires in another wire nut could the black and white wire together be my issue?
 
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Old 02-26-20, 02:38 PM
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4 way switches only have 2 wires in and 2 wires out. Is this a new install that has never operated correctly?
 
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Old 02-26-20, 04:27 PM
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Without knowing about the other wires in the box, there is no way to know if those connections are wrong.
 
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Sorry for the delayed response I'm new to the site. The setup is not a new install it never worked properly.
 
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Old 03-02-20, 07:25 AM
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Tell us about all the wires,except the grounds, in the box.
 
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Old 03-02-20, 10:01 AM
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We'd need to know what you have wiring on all three switches. You'll need to pull the switches out to look at them but don't un-wire them yet. Pictures of the wiring is very helpful.

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