8.1 The inspector shall observe:
A. service entrance conductors.
B. service equipment, grounding equipment, main overcurrent device, main and distribution panels.
C. amperage and voltage ratings of the service.
D. branch circuit conductors, their overcurrent devices, and the compatibility of their ampacities and voltages.
E. the operation of a representative number of installed lighting fixtures, switches and receptacles located inside the house, garage, and on its exterior walls.
F. the polarity and grounding of all receptacles within six feet of interior plumbing fixtures and all receptacles in the garage or carport, and on the exterior of inspected structures.
G. the operation of ground fault circuit interrupters.
8.2 The inspector shall:
1. service amperage and voltage.
2. service entry conductor materials.
3. service type as being overhead or underground.
4. location of main and distribution panels.
B. report any observed aluminum branch circuit wiring.
8.3 The inspector is NOT required to:
A. insert any tool, probe or testing device inside the panels.
B. test or operate any overcurrent device except ground fault interrupters.
C. dismantle any electrical device or control other than to remove covers of the main and auxiliary distribution panels.
1. low voltage systems.
2. smoke detectors.
3. telephone, security, cable TV, intercoms or other ancillary wiring that is not a part of the primary electrical distribution system.