Weird problem. My ceiling light will not stay on in the morning. When I flip the light switch it will go on for a few seconds and then go out. However, in the afternoon, the light seems to work perfectly and will stay on. I changed the wall socket and made sure all the wiring was connected in the light. Wiggling the light socket switch has no effect. It is a ceiling light with fan. No issues with the fan turning on or off at all. Any ideas?

  • What type of lamp? It’s not a smart lamp by chance? – Ed Beal Sep 23 '20 at 15:17
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    "Ceiling light with fan" and "changed the wall socket" do not line up. When you say "wall socket" do you mean the light and/or fan switch, or is this "ceiling fan with light" actually plugged into an electrical outlet, or did you do make some adjustment to the wiring in the box that the "ceiling light/fan" is attached to? Please edit your post to provide some more clarity. – FreeMan Sep 23 '20 at 15:20
  • Is there a fluorescent bulb? – Jon Sep 23 '20 at 16:22
  • I wonder if the centre contact has enough contact force. pry out with power off – Tony Stewart Sunnyskyguy EE75 Sep 23 '20 at 18:24
  • I wonder if there is a photocell in the fixture... – JRaef Sep 25 '20 at 23:06

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