Originally Posted by MJS
I'll bet that loose wire was the neutral or grounded (not ground) conductor. That left the electricity looking for another path back to the transformer. The shield on the cable was it.
Yes it was dangerous. Glad you found a good sparky to fix it.
Well hopefully is fix by now, the cable come tomorrow will see what they think..
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