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I work in the apt industry as maintenance, currently on a new property. I had a call this weekend about no power in kitchen outlets or dining room. I found a GFCI outlet in the run, tried resetting it and couldn't. that was with breaker, also a GFCI, in the on position. I changed the GFCI outlet out and when I slipped the breaker to on, it tripped. Then I removed the GFCI outlet, crossed black on black to verify the wiring down the run. All outlets checked out as wired correctly. Any suggestions on next steps?

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GFCI receptacles trip for 3 reasons. The receptacle is bad, the wiring is wrong, or there is a ground-fault. – Tester101 Nov 30 '13 at 21:19
There's no reason to have a GFCI outlet on a circuit protected by a GFCI breaker. Replace the GFCI outlet with a standard one. – bcworkz Nov 30 '13 at 21:48

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