Outdoor solar motion sensor light provide better security for your home, but because they are subjected to the elements throughout the year, in time they can develop some problems that need to be addressed in order to maintain their benefits. Troubleshooting these devices is really not that difficult as there are only a small number of potential problems that could be causing the unit not to function. Knowing what steps below will help you get to the bottom of your problem light in less than an hour.
Instructions to solve solar motion sensor light: turn off the breaker that supplies power to the light motion sensor. Leave it off for about 30 minutes and then turn it on. Check the light. Replace the bulbs with newer ones. Adjust settings in the bottom of the motion sensor.
Adjust the direction of the solar motion sensor light so that it is pointing in the right direction. Over time, wind or falling branches may cause the sensor to change its directional point of view that it is not working as it should. While you are making adjustments, check the sensor lens for any accumulated dirt and clean it with a soft cloth if necessary.