I have two outside lights controlled by two switches (front door & garage) - the lights recently stopped working. The circuit is wired by a hot into the common by the door, travelers to the garage switch, and the common out to both black wires for each light. (Not wired like a typical 2 switch/2 light circuit with the neutral traversing both commons).
I tested the switch at the door and found 120v at all three terminals, so I replaced the switch, but that wasn't the problem. If I remove the switch and connect the hot to either traveler, I don't get any power to either traveler at the garage switch. I do however get power at the other unconnected traveler! My thought is that I have a crossover problem with the travelers between the switches, but this seems so unlikely. Can anyone help??? Thanks!!!
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