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Outdoor outlet Our outside oulet which our minimal christmas lights are plugged into, stopped working.  I tried to reset all of the breakers, and there is no BFI button that appears to control it.  The house is about a year and a half old.  Any ideas before I call in a pro?  Husband is going to be home for just 13 days for Christrmas before returning to Bagdad, and I really want the lights on to greet him when he gets home. Giner

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  • Ginger Caruso Dec 15, 2007

    Oops... I meant to put in my comment that therer is no GFI on the outlet (I wrote BFI by mistake.)  Could it be elsewhere?  

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If this is an outdoor outlet and was built a little over a year ago it will most likely have a GFI (ground fault interrupter). There are two push buttons right on your outlet. By pushing one of them it should reset it

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