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I have 4 outlets that are dead in my 2nd floor bedroom. I checked the wiring and the wiring is dead no juice. The circuit breaker is not tripped. What would cause the wiring to die?

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    Are these outlets connected using "backstabs," or the side-screws? – ThreePhaseEel Jul 6 at 17:17
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    There may be other receptacles on this same circuit and they may be in other rooms. A place to look in another room is directly across a partition wall from a non working receptacle. If you can find a working receptacle on the circuit, and the next receptacle in order from the panel doesn't work, then you have a bad connection in one of the two boxes. Do you have a 3-prong circuit tester? – Jim Stewart Jul 6 at 19:57
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    Please find the correct breaker and try cycling it off and on. Some breakers can be tripped but not be visibly so. – DoxyLover Jul 7 at 0:41
  • Is there a GFCI outlet between the service panel and the four outlets that are dead? – Ryan Prechel Jul 12 at 3:19

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