How to Change a Two Prong Outlet?

Answer Over time, the internal connections in a wall outlet can wear out. This leads to lose connections in the receptacle causing lights or appliances to flicker on and off. This is frustrating because ... Read More »

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How do you change a 4 prong 220 outlet to a 3 prong 220 outlet for a stove?

US NEC:You don't. If the stove has a four prong outlet, it is probably used in a mobile home application. Per the NEC, in a mobile home configuration for a stove you must maintain the ground separa... Read More »

How can you change a 3-prong 240V outlet for a 3-prong cord for a 120V appliance?

For USA, Canada and countries running a 60 Hz supply service. If you're asking this question you shouldn't be installing an electrical service. If someone were to give you an answer here, you migh... Read More »

If you have a four-prong 240V outlet can you switch the outlet to a three-prong 240V outlet?

Answers for USA, Canada and countries using similar 60Hz mains supplies Better to Change Cord or Plug on Appliance The 4 prong receptacle should be more in line with the latest wiring code. It is ... Read More »

How do you connect a 4-prong generator outlet to a 3-prong dryer outlet?

A DISCUSSION WHICH HAS STARTED ABOUT THE ANSWER GIVEN TO THIS QUESTION Click the discussion page link to see the discussion and to contribute to it.Answer for USA, Canada and other countries runn... Read More »