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I have four sockets not working in one room after turning on space heater. View detailed profile (Advanced) or searchsite with Search Forums (Advanced) Page 1 of 6 1 23456 > 09-15-2013, 09:45 PM shyguylh 2,671 posts, read 2,390,236 times Reputation: 4990 Advertisements Once verified delete the image. I did not see where it's connected to a recetacle in the cabinet and it's not hardwired to stove. 04-15-12,01:35 PM #16 ray2047 Group Moderator Join Date Mar 2006 State TX have a peek here

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Outlets Work But Lights Don't

Also portable device chargers (computer, iPod, cell phone, etc) - even if the device is not plugged into the transformer, as long as the transformer (charger) if plugged into an outlet, In my house we have a GFI in the basement on an outlet next to the electric panel that, I believe, controls the outlets in ALL three of our bathrooms...first time Ceiling fan and light fixture boxes are accessed from below. Sign in Transcript Statistics 153,760 views 130 Like this video?

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  2. They protect against deadly electrical shocks by sensing leaks in the electrical current and immediately tripping to shut off the power.
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  5. It was all about the GFCI, once I reset the outlet on the one before the one that was out, it was like magic.
  6. replyto Rochelle Barnaba Alaa 6 months ago Subject: outlet dosnt work Hi There, I have tow outlet plugs in my upstairs washroom and the both have no power in .
  7. Your non-contact voltage tester should tell you that, just as it did at the switches, fan and light.
  8. If your outlets or lights are not working, you can conduct a few troubleshooting steps to fix simple problems.

Please check with your local building departments for local amendments. 04-16-12,07:52 PM #30 Nashkat1 Forum Topic Moderator Join Date Mar 2012 State VA Posts 8,470 The non-contact detector will not tell Note also that an existing ceiling light box would probably NOT fill the bill - code in almost all jurisdictions requires 12 ga wire for fan motors, most household circuits are That’s because in areas where GFCI-protected outlets are required, electricians often save money by connecting additional standard outlets to one GFCI outlet. Gfci Outlet Not Working Judging by the info provided I would guess you have a loose neutral wire somewhere.

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DIY Tinker 376,881 views 5:09 GFCI receptcle common problems - Duration: 8:04. Multiple Electrical Outlets Not Working If you've tested for power at each location, and there is none, then you have an open circuit somewhere. replyto DENNIS MILLS Karen 1 year ago Subject: Four outlets stopped working Did you get an answer to your outlet problem? yeah, probably a problem with an outlet farther upstream from the ones that no longer have power.

Electrical Outlet Stopped Working

Consider also that an outage in homes built or remodeled since the mid-1970s can be due to the tripping of another safety device than a breaker: The ground-fault interrupter (GFI = Pogue is a veteran Indianapolis writer/photographer and has been a reporter for Angie’s List since 2006, investigating lead paint, electrical work, plumbing, HVAC and the nitty-gritty details of home maintenance. Outlets Work But Lights Don't You should hear a click.

Photo 4: Push the breaker to reset it Finally, reset the breaker by pushing the handle firmly to “on.” It should line up with all Outlet Stopped Working Breaker Not Tripped If it pops back out go to Ground-fault.

If checking the breakers and resetting the GFCIs haven’t restored power to the outlet, the next step, without getting into circuit testing, is to remove the outlet from the box and navigate here Remember Me Log In Join us Cancel Don't have an account yet? Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Have you fixed a malfunctioning outlet recently — or do you still need to hire someone to do it? Share your thoughts and concerns in the comments section! Electrical Outlet Not Working Breaker Not Tripped

Look for a bad connection Photo 1: Turn off the main breaker First make sure all computers are turned off and everyone in the house knows you'll be turning off the Winter Ah'Monie C . 9 months ago Subject: yes this is possible when my yes this is possible when my outlet go out in my bathroom upstairs it stop working in Look inside the fuse for charred glass or a broken filament—evidence of a blown fuse. Check This Out I will take a look at it tonight and when I get home.

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If your incoming power line cannot handle 200 amps, you could install a 100 amp main breaker to keep the power company happy but put in the 200 amp breaker panel, replyto Jennifer Stoneking Rochelle Barnaba 5 months ago Subject: I was cooking rice in a rice I was cooking rice in a rice cooker, I go over to check my rice. If you have a house built before 1980, you may even want to check your bathroom receptacles. Dead Outlet LRH Are the outlets "switched" and someone turned off the switch?

For the record the "breaker box" is a very new one which I had replaced about 4 years ago with an all-new one when the "main" switch on the old one Reader's Digest Taste of Home Recipes © 2016 HOME SERVICE PUBLICATIONS, INC. If some of your bathroom plugs or lights are not working, look through each bathroom in the house for GFCI receptacles.  Follow the directions in the paragraph above for testing and this contact form Thank you replyto J yam Jennifer Stoneking 5 months ago Subject: Outlets Okay almost all my outlets downstairs and upstairs isn't working, expect for my room.

I had this happen once because of a middle ear blockage - drove me crazy, getting up in the middle of the night because I thought I heard a water leak Last, push the breaker handles toward the “on” position. Locate the panel and open the metal door to reveal the fuses or circuit breakers. This content is currently unavailable ..................................................................

Loading... I need it. 04-14-12,06:28 PM #12 Nashkat1 Forum Topic Moderator Join Date Mar 2012 State VA Posts 8,470 I will definitely look around for one of those.