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Bluesters

05:42PM | 07/24/03
Member Since: 07/23/03
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Bvelectrical
My doorbell chime box recently started humming, I purchased a new chime box but the new one is also humming when the wires are connected. I suppose it may be the transformer. Is there anyone out there who can help me out with this.
Thanks

rpxlpx

08:57AM | 07/28/03
Member Since: 03/13/00
1675 lifetime posts
Usually the transformer is not in the chime box, but somewhere else. Where is the sound coming from?

MrElectricOly

07:04PM | 08/04/03
Member Since: 05/11/03
62 lifetime posts
Sounds like you may have a short in the circuit somewhere. For example a button that is bad will activate the chime all the time and make a humming noise. Try to disconnect the button and see if that fixes it. If it doesn't you probably have a short in the wire somewhare and you may need a professional to find it for you. Mr. Electric
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