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  1. Automotive Repairs
    Hi Guys, Does anyone know what's the type of these bulb sockets (Pics attached) and how to remove the bulbs from the sockets? I tried pulling it out, but it's not budging at all, and I'm scared to break the glass if I apply too much force. Can someone please help?
  2. Electrical
    We have lived in our house for 4 years and are now on our third time of replacing fluorescent bulbs in our garage. This is excessive compared to our last home where we replaced them maybe three times in 22 years! Below is a list of what we have tried and our conditions. 1. We turn them on and...
  3. Electrical
    I have a light fixture that says it can use a 60-watt maximum bulb. It seems that a typical 13W CFL is the equivalent of 60 watts of incandescent light. What is the maximum bulb wattage I can use if I install a CFL bulb? Thank you.
  4. Electrical
    Will a dimmable Par 38 bulb work in an outdoor fixture that is controlled by a non-dimmable on/off switch and a photocell? Thank you.
  5. Electrical
    I have five 50w lights that hang from the ceiling in our restaurant, The lights use GY6.35 12 V halogen bulbs. I can't get two of the lights to work. I have tried multiple bulbs. i tested the bulbs in the ones that work, so I know the bulbs are ok. Any ideas on what the problem is or what I...
  6. Electrical
    Hi Ya'll I've got a stand of only 10 bulbs on this Christmas-style light string (but Halloween ghosts instead) and when I plug it in, it blows all 10 bulbs instantly. I have tested the 2 fuses inside the plug, they are good and I've changed out all 10 bulbs so it's not one shunt killing the...
  7. Electrical
    I have these paper lanterns that look like Pumpkins and they have tiny screw-in 2.5 V bulbs. I put 3 brand new AAA Energizers in them and this insignificant, barely bright bulb about the size of a tiny grape, burned through 3 triple A's in about 5 hours. Anyone have any idea how that's even...
  8. Electrical
    Hiya, I've definitely got a challenge here. I'm heading a project to create a large scale wall based piece of text out of 100 LED bulbs. As of now I only have the bulbs due to the fact that I've been unclear how to wire them. I've done a good amount of research on the net, but have found...
  9. Electrical
    I have a European Chandelier. How can I use Amerrican candle bulbs which have smaller base?
  10. Electrical
    My house was built in the 1940s and does not have the third groud wire. Recently the flourescent light in my kitchen ( which was operational for Years ) suddenly blew out. Since then I have replaced both the bulbs and the ballast twice, only to have the ballst blow out on me within hours. My...
  11. Electrical
    Hello, let me first say that this is my first post and I stumbled across it looking for answers to my problem. My wife flipped one of two light switches on in our bathroom but she said everything popped and the lights were out. She said the pop was similar to when a bulb burns out. I changed...
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