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Last night we had a power cut. Approximately 3 hours after
Last night we had a power cut. Approximately 3 hours after the power cut all three connected kiddie alarms went off (10.00pm !). Only way to stop them was to remove all three and disconnect the mains … read more
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I have a kiddie model 1275. This is hard wired. What is the
I have a kiddie model 1275. This is hard wired. What is the correct method for replacing the smoke alarm ? There must be an easy way of doing this ?… read more
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I have an old BRK Electronics Model #1839N smoke detector
I have an old BRK Electronics Model #1839N smoke detector that is chirping. I don't see where the battery is to replace it. It is harried into the electrical system of my house but not interconnected … read more
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What do I need to do in order to interconnect over 12 smoke/
What do I need to do in order to interconnect over 12 smoke/ co detctors in a large single family home?… read more
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i have kidde photoelectirc smoke alarms mode PE120. two of
i have kidde photoelectirc smoke alarms mode PE120. two of them went off simultaneously with no smoke around. i could open them up easily but couldn't find anyway to stop the alarm. tried pressing but… read more
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All eight of our kidde alarms have been replaced within the
All eight of our kidde alarms have been replaced within the past year. We have had many false alarms and, when one unit alarms, all units alarm. How can we eliminate the false alarms and their coincid… read more
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Earlier today I had 5 of the Lifesaver Model 1275 smoke detectors
Earlier today I had 5 of the Lifesaver Model 1275 smoke detectors in my house alarm for no apparent reason. They had batteries less than a year old in them. Do smoke detectors go bad over time and nee… read more
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I bought an AC wired CO detector because the existing one was
I bought an AC wired CO detector because the existing one was chirping infrequently 2 chirps at a time but showing green light (I am assuming end of life indicator). Existing alarm has 4 small wires. … read more
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David Kerstetter here. I have 3 lifesaver 1275 detectors wired
David Kerstetter here. I have 3 lifesaver 1275 detectors wired in my house. A toilet overflowed last night and water ran from the upstairs into the main floor detector. I got the alarm to stop by blow… read more
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I have six model 1275 alarms. Last night for no apparent reason
I have six model 1275 alarms. Last night for no apparent reason my alarms went off. I disconnected one unit and that killed the alarm. Currantly I have one alarm with the green light flashing. Please … read more
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I have a kiddie fire and carbon monoxide alarm mounted on the
I have a kiddie fire and carbon monoxide alarm mounted on the ceiling at home. I turned off the switch that controls the alarm last night because the alarm went on while I was cooking. This morning, i… read more
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I need to replace a Firex(NNN) NNN-NNNN model FADC but evidently
I need to replace a Firex(NNN) NNN-NNNN model FADC but evidently it is discontinued. Is there a Kidde replacement?… read more
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One of my Kidde Nighthawk detectors began to chirp last night
One of my Kidde Nighthawk detectors began to chirp last night and could not be silenced with a fresh battery. I determined that there was no CO and clearly no fire and removed the detector from the wi… read more
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Weve had a wired system of Kiddie smoke alarms, model, 1275,
We've had a wired system of Kiddie smoke alarms, model, 1275, in our house for a number of years. One just had the replace-battery chirp, so I did that and reconnected it. The test button gives the us… read more
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my house is equipped with 5 smoke alarms model 1275 dated 2001
my house is equipped with 5 smoke alarms model 1275 dated 2001 jul 09. Recently they have all gone off on two occassions. I have replaced all batteries and blown dust. I think I have narrowed the prob… read more
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We are replacing our old Firex Model FX 1218 smoke
We are replacing our old Firex Model FX 1218 smoke detectors. Our smoke alarms are tied into a home system. They are hardwired and have batteries. I keep seeing replaced by bigger numbers. What should… read more
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I just purchased a home that has a smoke/fire alarm system.
I just purchased a home that has a smoke/fire alarm system. Some of the detectors have been removed probably as the batteries weakened and they started making noise, others are still in place. There a… read more
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i have a kidde fynertics 1275 fire alarm and i need to change
i have a kidde fynertics 1275 fire alarm and i need to change the battery. I can not get the battery door open. how do i do that. the electrical seems to be in the way.… read more
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