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Old 07-20-15, 05:30 PM
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hi, I have installed a Hampton Bay ec752 track with hanging lamp (where I had another type of lamp) and it keeps popping the breaker(everything else in this circuit works fine) every time I turn it on. I have checked with meter the connection and have changed switch, all cheks out well. I am using the 4amp, 25w, candelabra base, LED bulb from lights of America. any help?
 
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Old 07-20-15, 06:08 PM
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Welcome to the forums! In instances such as this, it will boil down to a pinched wire or mis wired track. Usually the only way to fix it is to take it back down, noticing all the wiring as you do so. If you notice a broken or chaffed wire, it will need to be repaired and the track reconnected.
 
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Old 07-20-15, 06:34 PM
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Take the actual fixture out of the track and see what happens then? If no problem when you flip the switch, you may have a bad fixture.
 
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