Why does my sensor light not turn off?
If your outdoor security light won’t turn off, it’s most likely because of one of these problems: The sensitivity settings are too high. The duration settings are too high. It’s stuck in auto mode.
Why does my outside sensor light stay on?
What Causes my Light to Stay On? Several things can cause your motion detector to stay on, including age, storm damage, a power surge, improper installation, and improper settings.
Can sensor lights turn on by themselves?
A motion sensor light can turn on by itself because of electrical and radio interferences, heat changes, UV and sunlight reflections, poor wiring, defective wires, faulty equipment. Moving objects, like animals, traffic, curtains, foliage can also cause a motion sensor light to turn on by itself.
What can set off a motion sensor light?
Outdoor motion detection lights can be activated by passing cars, approaching visitors, or even rustling leaves in nearby trees. Sometimes bugs or spiders that crawl across your lights’ sensors can even trigger your lights to turn on.
How do I reset my motion sensor light UK?
Turn the light switch on and off rapidly approximately four times. The light will eventually stay on continuously. Once the light is on, turn the switch off, wait five seconds and turn it back on again. The light should stay off and the sensor should be reset.