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My outdoor post light has low voltage. It did work and then…

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My outdoor post light...

My outdoor post light has low voltage. It did work and then stopped working, I changed out three bulbs and they will not come on. I put an led bulb in the lamp and get a weak glow. The incodesent bulb will not light up but it did before the light stopped working

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

About a week. I thought it was the fixture so I bought a new one but it did not help

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

Yes if I can

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Electrician: Electric Pro, Technician replied 7 months ago

Is the fixture mounted to the house and when you say it is low voltage how is it powered?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
It is an outside post light it gets the power from the house
Electrician: Electric Pro, Technician replied 7 months ago

Do you have 120 volts to the light post or are you running a low voltage transformer in the house?

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