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I have a dusk to dawn security light and it was out when I

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I have a dusk to dawn security light and it was out when I came home so went and bought a new bulb and still not working
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 4 months ago.
Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be assisting you. Unfortunately you may have a failed photocell. To verify that, open the fixture and remove the wire connected to the red lead andconnect to the black lead. That takes the photocell out and if the light comes on you verified the failure.

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