Step 1. Begin by testing the
button to make sure it works. Doorbell buttons are commonly the culprit.
Use a screwdriver to remove the two screws that secure the doorbell
cover to the house.
Step 3. if the doorbell still
doesn’t work, loosen the screws on the back of the doorbell, remove the
wires, and touch their bare copper ends together. If the bell sounds the
problem is a faulty button you’ll need to replace go to step 4). If the
bell doesn’t sound, the problem is elsewhere in the system .go to step 5
. If you it replacing the switch, disconnect the wires and tape them to
the wall to keep them from falling inside and getting lost.
Step 2. Carefully pull the switch
away from the wall. Check the two wire connections on the back of the
switch. If the wires are loose, reconnect them to the screws on the back
of the button. Test the doorbell by pressing the button. Check the two
wire connections on the back of the switch. If the wires are loose,
reconnect them to the screws on the back of the button. Test the
doorbell by pressing the button.
Step 4. To replace the switch
simply buy a replacement that has the mounting holes In the same
location as the old one. Wrap each of the wires around one of the screw
on the back of the switch and tighten the screws Position the button
over the mounting holes and attach the new button to the wall with a