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Cool. So I think you're saying it looks okay...

Cool. So I think you're saying it looks okay (i.e. I re-wired it correctly). It just wasn't completely clear to me if both switches drawing from one hot was typical/acceptable, and that the short...
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Ah, right. That picture was how I found it, the...

Ah, right. That picture was how I found it, the 'before'. I used the white that didn't go anywhere to pull the new red traveler, then removed the partial white completely.
Below is the 'after' of...
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Sorry gents, just getting back to this (something...

Sorry gents, just getting back to this (something came up...)
I tried pushing the white wire back in as advised, but it seemed to bind along the way. I only then noticed a cover half-way up the...
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PJmax, I think that makes sense. I'm looking to...

PJmax, I think that makes sense. I'm looking to see if the white wire is somewhere in the conduit by the motion sensor and if I can fish it out. I'll report back if I make progress.
Thanks
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Posted By BadAtMath

That's helpful. I'll consider the "looks very odd...

That's helpful. I'll consider the "looks very odd with three whites on it." as an upvote for something strange going on behind the walls - I've seen that around here.
In the lower box, there is an...
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Posted By BadAtMath

Replace a motion sensor with 3-way?

I looked around, but could only find the reverse of my issue... I want to replace an existing motion sensor with a 3-way switch. It's at the top of the stairs, while the light is at the bottom, so it...
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In case someone finds this...

This did work.
I bought a new power (https://smile.amazon.com/gp/product/B078PKG8GJ/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1) so I didn't risk ruining the OEM with the next step. Then just...
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Thanks for the response, that's helpful.

Thanks for the response, that's helpful.
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Posted By BadAtMath

Hacking Google Home Hub Wiring...

I wasn't sure if this would fit better in this forum, or the electrical, but I'll start here... My house came wired with a really out-dated security/intercom system that no one seems to service or...
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