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Old 05-11-2012, 02:00 PM   #1
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Gfci trips

Gfci trips when adding another outlet
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Old 05-11-2012, 02:23 PM   #2
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Gfci trips

I assume you mean a GFCI receptacle and you installed this new receptacle (outlet is more generic than receptacle, I assume you mean receptacle) on the "load side" of this gfci that is tripping?

What else is downstream/load side of the gfci? Does it trip immediately or is there a delay?

Check the connections in both locations. It only takes 5ma of current to trip a gfci so any ground leakage will trip it

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