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Old 12-31-2018, 09:18 PM   #1
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My garage has two light switches, which operate two light fixtures and an outdoor motion flood light.

My issue is the individual switches operate the individual light fixtures in the garage, and the flood light only operates when both switches are on.

I am assuming it was supposed to be both inside fixtures for one switch, and outdoor flood light was supposed to be for other switch, but somehow it was miswired that only output from the combined two switches being on would operate the flood light.

Can someone please help be diagnose this. I looked inside 2 gang box and it looks like one lead from the each individual switch get bound together with three other black wires.
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Sounds like you mixed up the travelers

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