There are several possible causes:
- The outlet has gone bad such as internal contacts corroded or bent so they don't make a connection.
- The wire on the outlet is not connect or loose, not connected properly
- There is a break in the wire somewhere
- No power going to the outlet from the source, which could also be caused by a bad fuse
Asked in GM and GMC, Chrysler Town and Country, Radio
Rear power outlet is not working on a 2005 Chrysler town and country?
There should be a fuse in the fuse panel that controls the power outlet. Check the fuse first, then look for a loose wire connection. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Ideas you might try if an electrical device in your home suddenly stopped working?
Does it have a fuse, is there power at the outlet??
Why does my outdoor power outlet not work?
There are several possible causes for an electric outlet not working: The outlet has gone bad such as internal contacts corroded or bent so they don't make a connection. The wire on the outlet is not connect or loose, not connected properly There is a break in the wire somewhere No power going to the outlet from the source, which could also be caused by a bad fuse ...
Asked in Laptops
Can you charge your laptop from your cars power outlet?
Use DC to AC converter for car power outlet and then plug in your AC charger to the converter. I am use this method since 2 years, working fine but faced some problems like once burning car power outlet and weaken the car battery. ...
Asked in Chrysler PT Cruiser
What does the key symbol mean on a 2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser power outlet?
That the outlet only has power when the ignition is turned on. That the outlet only has power when the ignition is turned on. ...
How do you know if a GFCI outlet is bad?
To test a GFCI outlet, push the button that says TEST on it. If the power goes off, it is working and if it doesn't go off, it is not working (Call a qualified electrician to replace it). You should test a GFCI every month. ...
How do you know if there is power to an outlet?
Plug in a lamp that you know works. The most common problem for an outlet that seems to have stopped working is one controlled by a Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI). This usually happens in a bathroom where an outlet is controlled by a GFCI in another room. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
What is the difference between a power outlet and cigarette outlet?
Cigarette lighter outlet is special outlet that will hold and power a cigarette lighter. A power outlet is designed so a cigarette lighter won't work with it. They look the same and most 12 volt car accessories will work in either. ...
Asked in New Electrical Work
What if you did get paint inside an electrical outlet inside the slot and that outlet is no longer working?
The simple fix is turn the power to the receptacle off, change the receptacle out for a new one. Re energize the circuit and you are good to go. ...
Asked in Technology
Your lights and air quit working on your camper but the outlets still work has your inverter gone bad?
Not necessarily you should have a panel feed and a breaker may be tripped. If you have power in the outlet the converter is working. ...
Asked in Chrysler Town and Country
2002 town Country power outlet not working?
I thought it was a problem on my 1998 Town & Country, but I just needed to turn the key on (don't start the car, just turn the key for power to reach the outlet.) If that is not the problem, check the fuse box under steering wheel. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Why does your accessory power plug no longer work on your 02 explorer?
Your power outlet in your 2002 Ford Explorer may have a damaged fuse. You can try replacing the fuse to see if it will start working. ...
Do you wire a gfci outlet differently?
No, except that you insert the wires into the holes on the back of the outlet. The power in connects to the LINE side of the outlet and power out connects to the LOAD side of the outlet. This is clearly marked on the back of the outlet. This will not only protect the outlet with the GFCI installed but all outlets receiving their power from that GFCI. If you do not want to protect the outlets receiving power from the...
How do you wire one outlet of a double gfci outlet to a light switch?
Connect the incoming power wire and the outgoing power wire going to the light switch to the line side of the GFCI outlet. This will protect the outlet and will not turn off power to the light if the GFCI trips. ...
Asked in Jeep Liberty
What number of fuse is for the 12v power outlet on a 2003 Jeep liberty?
The owners manual list fuse numbers: 1. Power Outlet (Front) 16. Power Outlet (Rear) 31. Cigar Lighter ...
Asked in Commercial Vehicles
Why is power outlet not receiving power in my 2007 peterbilt 379. Fuse is good.?
Bad wiring or bad outlet.
Asked in Car Stereos and Speakers, Ford Windstar
Why Power outlets and entertainment system not working on a 2002 Ford Windstar?
The question should be why the power outlets don't work - the entertainment system (DVD just plugs into the power outlet/cig lighter. The fuses have checked. ...
How can the light on my GFCI outlet be on when there is no power coming to the outlet?
The pilot light in a GFCI is an indication that the receptacle is hot, maybe they should add a red pilot light to indicate that no power is coming out of the outlet and green when power is available. ...
Asked in Chrysler Sebring
Is there a power outlet in a 1998 Chrysler Sebring?
It should have a 12volt cigarette lighter outlet.
Asked in Home Electricity
Which side of a 120v home power outlet is the positive side?
a home power outlet doesn't have a positive or negative side because it is AC power. only DC power has pos. and neg. ...
What does the 20 amp power outlet fuse do on a 1999 Dodge Durango?
What does the 20 amp power outlet fuse do on a 1999 dodge durango