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Monday, February 18th 2013, 4:50pm

It doesn't look like the rain sensor is attached. I can't find a rain sensor at all along the house. I tracked the one wire I referred to earlier that stems off the main wire and it's not connected to anything. It looks like the end was ripped off and it just got buried.

Wet_Boots

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Monday, February 18th 2013, 8:42pm

Checking the system wiring for resistance, from the controller, will show infinite resistance on each zone, if there's a broken rain detector wire out in the field. The simple remedy in the case of the rain-detector wire being broken is to connect the two conductors to each other.

But we'd feel better if you went about this more methodically using a multimeter.

twill19899

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Tuesday, February 19th 2013, 1:43pm

Twisting the ends of the unconnected wire solved the problem :)

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