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I am going to stick my neck out a little with this one although I agree with BoomerP. The clue of halogen bulbs is feeding my answer. Halogen bulbs require a high voltage transformer to operate and won't normally work with a dimmer but I never tried it. Bypassing the switch should bring them on though. If you have the proper voltage at the switch and they don't work with the switch bypassed, its probably a bad transformer in the fixture. Good Luck. Be careful.

Lutron ... | Answered on Dec 13, 2013


That switch says on it that it is for fluorescent lights only. I don't know if you can use compact fluorescent bulbs on that system, perhaps verify if you can or not. The switch has electronics in it and may need that ground wire to get 120 volts to operate. If you have incondescent light bulbs return and get the correct dimmer.

Lutron S-600-wh... | Answered on Nov 21, 2013


I doubt it. They are designed for a 3 wire cable going to a ceiling fan with 2 loads. They likely would not design a special 2 in one switch if one side is a 3 way. You will have to have 2 switches and a double box to do the same job.

Lutron Dimmers... | Answered on Nov 21, 2013


I need more information. Are the fixtures pot lights? What kind of bulbs are you using? Floodlights, spotlights, incondescent (normal tungsten filaments) or fluorescent, compact fluorescent, led etc. Since most dimmers say in their instructions that they are designed for incondescent lighting only the bulb you use can either blow up the switch or cause troubles like you are specifying. Also inside pot lights are thermal cutoffs that trip and reset when the light is cool again. Can you remove the switchplates and see where it says incondescent only embossed into the aluminum heatsink? If it says something else, what does it say?

Lutron... | Answered on Nov 21, 2013


The dimmer when purchased probably said that it was for incondescent lighting only and you have compact fluorescents. Replace them with regular bulbs and the problem will go away. People who buy and install their own dimmers may inadvertantly buy one that is for motor control only or fluorescents only and not read the instructions on this.

Lutron... | Answered on Nov 21, 2013


That is because the dimmer is designed for incondescent lights and you are using compact fluorescent. To solve the flickering problem add at least one regular bulb to the system. If there is only one bulb then replace with a regular bulb if you are using a dimmer.

Lutron... | Answered on Nov 21, 2013


some one has it wired wong

Lutron... | Answered on Nov 06, 2013


no i will use a jumper wire but i dont know where will i put it

Lutron... | Answered on Oct 29, 2013

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