First turn off your circuit breaker box electricity. This video is on How to Install a Fluorescent Light in this 3 minute tutorial.
Strip the wiring back 12 in then press the bare wire ends into the terminal slots on the new socket.
How to install fluorescent light. Slowly slide the light bulb away from the socket until one end is released. Cut and remove all of the wires but leave enough length on the line and neutral coming into the fixtures to connect one. Today what Im going to do is Im going to help you un-box and and install you.
This video shows you how to install or change fluorescent bulbs in recessed office fluorescent lighting fixtures. For fluorescent light installation using a flat acrylic cover angle one short end diagonally to place it through the frame. Lift the new fluorescent tube into place.
Its very important to keep the wiring order straight so cut one side of the old socket wiring loose at a time. Remove the old starter the same way you removed the old tube by twisting it out of its socket in the fixture. To install the new light line its prongs up with the slots in either socket.
Slide out the fluorescent light socket to expose the wiring. Includes a cameo appearance from Baxter. Reconnect wires enjoy.
Then were going to remove the ballast cover. First make sure the powers off and then well open the fixture and take out the tubes. Gently pull on the opposite side and this should release the other side.
You can give the lamp a gentle tug to ensure that it is firmly in place. These are the tools for installing a fluorescent light fixture. After a great comment fro.
SHOP ALL FLUORESCENT LIGHTING. Too much force may snap it however. Remove the old fixture install the fluorescent frame.
Screwdriver Wire stripper with cutting blade Wirenuts or solderless connectors Replacement fluorescent fixture. Some light bulbs may vary slightly but the bulb will usually require a full quarter turn. Snip the old fluorescent ballast wiring several inches from the end of the fluorescent ballast with side-cutting pliers or wire snips.
Cut all the wires connected to the fluorescent light ballast. Cut the Old Ballast Wiring. Fluorescent lamp starters are rated by wattage and its important you use the right starter for the tube in your fixture.
Push the rest of cover in at an angle as well. Install a new one by inserting it into the socket and twisting it to lock it into place. Remove the diffuser disconnect the wires unscrew the locknut and pull out the cable.
With a helper lift the old fixture out and set the new fixture in place in the ceiling frame. – See my channel here. Learn How to Replace a Fluorescent Light Ballast.
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I installed this light in my garage as the ballast in the old fluorescent lig. Have you ever removed an exist. If youre installing a fluorescent fixture in a suspended ceiling clamp the.
If you get stuck at the other short end you can gently bend the cover to push it into place. Push the tube straight up into the sockets and then rotate it 90 degrees until you feel it lock into place. Im excited to have you back here.