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We have grow lights and a pedestal fan plugged into the timer. Lights and fan are set to come on at different times. When the fan comes on, so do the lights. But, when the lights come on, the fan does not. Any ideas what is going on here? Amps and wattage are not a problem. It's a GE Power Savings Strip Timer 15077 purchased from The Home Depot. We returned the first one and are on the second one and still have the same problem.

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SOURCE: setting GE Plug in mechanical timer 24 Hr Model

pull the pins up for off, down for all, so pull all the pins up then push down the pins for the time you wan the time on

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SOURCE: how do I set the ge timer model #15119. husband

I tried to pull the whole dial and doing that I discovered that the border of the dial is composed by pins that you can pull it up each independently, with your nail or with any pointing device. The rest is easy: get sure the switch is set at "timer on", turn the dial to the current time using the black triangle mark and pull the pin up in the time you want your device to disconnect.

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SOURCE: I have the GE Plug in Mechanical Timer Model

We had the same problem when we first tried to set our timer. Although we have a newer model, this might work for your timer as well. The pin for each 1/2 hour interval that you want the device to be "on" must be pushed toward the perimeter of the dial, not the center of the dial. For each 1/2 hour interval that you want the device off, the pins should be pushed toward the center of the timer. Don't forget to move the arrow on the dial to the current time just before plugging in the timer. Be sure the switch on the side of the timer is moved to "timer on", the override is "outlet on" for when you want your device to come on during the time that the timer is set to have your device turned off.

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found a link for PDF instructions:

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SOURCE: Model #15119 GE plug in

Hi, here is the manual for your timer.

You need the adobe reader to view PDF file's if you dont have it here is the link.

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