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Need to wire a new switch and reset button and wires got crossed up. Need to know which wires go where.

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  • m_stewart96 May 26, 2009

    The saw is a MK 880

  • m_stewart96 May 26, 2009

    There is five wires coming out of the motor and I think they are all black. The wires coming from the power cord are black, white, and green. There is a capacitor under the switch cover with two black wires. The reset button has three connections. The on / off toggle switch has four connections.


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Hi there,

First of all You forgot to mention make and model number of that machine.
Please provide the information so i can help you.


Posted on May 26, 2009

  • Mukesh Kumar May 26, 2009

    The Switching should go like this
    (single letters denote wire color)

    Y---o o---R

    B---o o---B

    The contacts where the black wires attach are the points on the switch that break when continuity is checked.

    Good Luck!!

  • Mukesh Kumar May 26, 2009

    It's very difficult to find perfect color code from here.
    if you do some wrong code combination, than it compleatly damage your machine.

    Sorry for that..


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