Emergency Lighting


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Old 09-15-14, 07:18 AM
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Emergency Lighting

Will emergency light bulbs go on if the battery is dead when the test button is pushed? I assume "no," so then connection to AC power is only for trickle charge purpose?
 
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Old 09-15-14, 08:11 AM
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That is correct. The AC is used to trickle charge the battery and when it's lost to automatically connect the lights to the battery.
 
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Old 09-15-14, 09:53 AM
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Thanks for the confirmation. I replaced the battery with a new one, but still no light when I pushed the test button. If the bulbs are good, is the fixture shot, or should I be looking at another possible cause?
 
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Old 09-15-14, 09:49 PM
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Check the bulbs first. Usually when you push the test button..... that indicator/charge light will go out, you'll hear a click and the emergency lights come on.
 
 

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