Should a GFCI Outlet Be Warm?
The features and benefits of GFCI outlets and receptacles
Warm GFCI Outlets
This electrical question came from: Mark, a Homeowner from Quincy, Massachusetts
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Thanks for your electrical question Mark
Warm GFCI Outlet
- Mark, the warmth that you feel is most likely due to the electronic circuit components within the GFCI outlet including the indicator lamp.
- This should not be anything to be concerned about, however you may want to make sure to make sure to make a solid connection for the extended black wire that you have described.
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