Problem with Bosch radio

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by Boo Radley, Jun 1, 2010.

  1. Boo Radley

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  2. SgtWookie

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    Did you get it wet? Or, are the outlets dirty?

    Any moisture can cause leakage current to trip the GFCI outlet.

    Dirt contains minerals which are conductive. If there's a build-up of dirt in the radio, and you're using it in a humid environment, that can be enough to trip the GFCI.
     
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