The GFI in a bathroom was tripped and would not reset. I checked the electrical box and reset the breaker that had tripped connected to that GFI. I then tried to reset the GFI again, saw a blue spark, and it tripped again. Same thing happened when I went through the process a 2nd time.
Any ideas? Thank you!
Answer A GFI can be very sensitive and can fail at any time. Try replacing the receptacle and make sure all connections are tight. If the breaker does not stay set after replacing, you may need to pull out each device on this circuit to locate a loose connection or other problem device. Thanks J
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