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Re: Level One Charger Won't Charge

Thu Apr 01, 2021 6:59 am

Ohiofriedcharger, glad to hear the EVSE and the car talk Level 1 again. Don't forget that Mitsubishi says you should be using a GFCI-protected outlet which ensures proper grounding, but a normal outlet works fine as long as it's correctly wired.
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Re: Level One Charger Won't Charge

Tue Apr 06, 2021 3:07 am

Thanks for the advice, Joe. I bought an electrical outlet tester yesterday for $7 & found that many of the outlets I tried using with the charger had open ground circuits. It's no wonder my charger wouldn't work with them! Thanks again to everyone for all of your suggestions!

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