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I have an older model Intermatic switch to control my front…

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I have an older...

I have an older model Intermatic switch to control my front porch lights and I'm having troubles getting it programed properly.

Contractor's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

Since we moved into this house 9 years ago. I had it switching pretty well, on at sunset then off early am but had a dead battery and lost my program now can't get it programed properly again.

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes. I should be able to program this unit. No big detail in my program, just on at sunset and off in the early am.

Contractor's Assistant: Did you double-check the thermostat? And what about the unit's filters?

I'm talking about a in-wall timer switch. What thermostat and filters are you asking about?

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Can I send a picture of the switch to you so I can figure out the model # and then get specific programming info for this switch?

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 8 months ago
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Hello, you can upload a picture to this page by clicking the paperclip icon next to the text input area. Then navigate to the area where the picture is stored and select it

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Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 8 months ago

The model is usually on a sticker on the metal yolk on the backside

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
It is a model SS8
Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 8 months ago

ok, here's the manual for that: http://inaray.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/inaray_design_-_manual_-_intermatic_ss8_-_in-wall.pdf

Do you need help going through it or can you handle it from here?

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Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 8 months ago

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