How Do You Troubleshoot A Pool Light?

Can you replace a pool light underwater?

Typically, backyard swimming pools are equipped with 1 or more underwater lights.

There is no need to lower the water level in your pool to replace the burned-out bulb.

Instead, you can remove the light housing from the side of the pool, pull the fixture up onto the side of the pool, and change the light bulb there..

How long do pool lights Last?

Your pool lighting should give you few problems overall. Most incandescent bulbs will burn for 1,000 hours before bulb replacement is necessary. LED bulbs can burn for 25 years or more (or so they tell us).

Can a faulty pool light electrocute you?

Faulty bonding/grounding is the cause of many pool electrocution incidents. … This can send electricity through a pool light even if it’s not on during the daytime. Anything that has electricity running to it AND is underwater is a potential hazard.

How much does it cost to replace a pool light?

Total Cost to Install a LED Pool LightDescriptionOptionalCostLED Pool Light FittingNo$150 to $650New TransformerYes$30 to $80ElectricianNo$100 to $400Total Cost$250 to $1130Jun 3, 2014