Replacing The Ballast On A Fluorescent Light Fixture

In this video, I remove and replace a dead ballast from a fluorescent light fixture in my garage. Because the wiring is different from the available ballasts at my local hardware store, I have to do some work. I am not an electrician and a professional electrician would probably have done something else.

Anyone following this video for help will need a new ballast that is of the appropriate type, wire caps (or nuts), some heat-resistant tape, and an electrical wire cutting/stripping tool is priceless.

Don’t forget to turn off the electricity to the fixture before making this repair.

If this video was helpful, feel free to ‘like’ this video, leave positive feedback and subscribe to this channel at

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *