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HP Sodium Security light keeps going on and off

We have two 70 W HP Sodium Security lights. They worked well fot the first eight months. Now they go on and offl sometimes there is only a glimer of light. TIn the last few days, one has'nt come at all. We have replaced the bulb but to no avail.

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  • koturbash Sep 26, 2009

    The lights have been ib service for only ten months. I would think that the life expectancy of the components would be longer than that. weve just had the complete units replace under warranty. We'll see what sevice we get out of the new ones.

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