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Old 11-22-2008, 08:18 PM   #1
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I noticed my flood light was staying on, I shut it off by the switch and waited a few minutes to reset it. when i turned it back on, it stayed on for a few minutes and the turned off and right back on. It keeps doing that now. Any ideas??? thanks.

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Is this floodlight controlled by a photocell, a motion detector, or a timer?

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Old 11-22-2008, 09:44 PM   #3
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By saying you reset the light I would say the sensor is bad.
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it is motion sensor. activates when it is dark
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Old 11-24-2008, 01:59 AM   #5
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I would probably say the motion sensor/photocell portion of the light is bad. You might be able to purchase this portion separately from a new fixture at a hardware store. Otherwise, these kinda outdoor light fixtures are usually pretty cheap to get a whole new one.
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