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Saturday, September 10th 2011, 7:00pm


I am having problems with the Rain Bird Controller. The power going to the solenoids seems to be pulsating and causing the solenoids to go on and off rapidly.


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Location: Metro NYC


Saturday, September 10th 2011, 7:28pm

if you mean Rain Dial, try a reboot, but be prepared to replace it.



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Location: USA


Saturday, September 10th 2011, 10:07pm

I've seen this a few times with the Rain Dial. The faceplate is bad. You could buy an indoor 9 station and swap out the faceplate or replace the whole controller with an outdoor.

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