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Cant seem to get the lights working with 115 volts at the bulb base receptacle...is there a starter or ballast issue with this fixture

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Not likely but what is the name/description of the system?? It is possible that the one is 115 volts and the other is 220 volts. Look to see if there is any indication anywhere. Look the system up on google search

Posted on Nov 09, 2014

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HPS bulbs and fixtures are normally designed to use bulbs specific to that fixture. Many times one type of bulb will work while a similar looking one will not. Make sure you use only the type specified on the fixture and you avoid the problem.

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