Outside Light

Discussion in 'Electrical Forum discussion & Blog' started by white tiger, Nov 14, 2008.

  1. white tiger

    white tiger New Member

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    I have a double light with motion sensor above the garage and it stopped working but I can hear the sensor click as though it senses movement but will not light. I am assuming it is bad as it is ten years old but I wanted some opinions from the experts. Thanks!:eek: Have a nice day.
  2. jadnashua

    jadnashua Retired Defense Industry Engineer xxx

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    Did you verify the bulbs are good? If you can hear it doing something, it's likely the circuit breaker is providing power.
  3. Southern Man

    Southern Man DIY Hillbilly

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    It is entirely possible that two bulbs from the same package installed in the same fixture end their life cycle within hours of each other.
  4. redwoodvotesoften1

    redwoodvotesoften1 New Member

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    Hey Southern Man ya figure the wick might be too short?
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