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Old 07-25-2012, 08:36 PM   #16
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nothing was plugged into the gfi outlet and the freezer was the only other thing plugged into one of the outlets
A megger would be your next best bet to solve why it is tripping.

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GFI outlet keeps tripping


Check for ants in the outside receptacles... they love to nest there and will cause a GFCI to trip.
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Is there a tester I can buy from Lowes or home depot to check the 3 outside outlets and then the gfi outlet
Yes and they are relatively inexpensive. I strongly recommend getting one even if it weren't for this problem. Make sure you get the one that also tests GFCI.

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