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Hello everyone. I have a hydro-rain timer hrc 100 that it won't start the sprinklers at all n it says "OFF POWER". Would anybody know if this issue can be fixed some how? Please let me know. Thanks much!

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Yes, plug the timer in.

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3) The rain sensor has a terminal block where wires are connected. .
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