bathroom outlets not working


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Old 12-11-14, 10:33 AM
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bathroom outlets not working

I have been in my house for about a year and a half. It was built in 1990. A couple of months ago, I realized that the outlets in both bathrooms are not working. One of them we had switched out for a newer outlet and faceplate, but the other is still the same as when we moved in. I have reset the three GFCIs that I could find. Lighting works in both bathrooms. I am at a complete loss of what to do next. Any thoughts or suggestions?
 
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Old 12-11-14, 10:59 AM
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Bathroom receptacle should be GFI protected. You need to look in the basement, powder room and outside for a GFI and attempt to reset it. You could also check the breaker panel for a GFI breaker.

On the receptacle you changed out, was it a regular duplex or was it a GFI? If it was a GFI did you replace it with a GFI?
 
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Old 12-11-14, 11:23 AM
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It was regular and I replaced it with a regular.

I found GFI in kitchen and 2 in garage. Reset all three, still no power from outlets in both bathrooms.
 
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Most of the time there is another GFI to reset but it's just not in an easy location to find.
 
 

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