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I am replacing a ceiling fan switch that broke. The chain pulled out and it was left on high. So I bought a new 3 speed pull chain switch that looks identical to the old one. I wired up the switch identical to the old configuration and nothing happened. Can you help me figure out wires go into which ports on the switch? Need help with ceiling fan remote installation? I recently bought a Hunter remote control 3 speed and light and am trying to hook it up to our Hunter fan. The problem is the remote unit has red, white and black wires to connect to the fan but the fan itself only has black, white and green wires. What do I do with the red? The fan is an older model house was built in but I assumed it would be compatible.

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One of the best things about Bond is that I was able to set up all five of my fans in about fifteen minutes with absolutely no wiring required. Below is the full setup, from plugging the unit in, to adding a device and finally setting it up in Alexa if you choose to do so. Setting up the Bond Control Unit Bond uses radio frequency RF to communicate with your fans and other devices, mimicking the signals that the handheld remotes would normally send.

I chose to hide it under a table in my entryway, which is in the center of my home. One thing to note, for no apparent reason Bond has a very bright blue LED ring in the center that never turns off. If you are not planning to cover the light with electrical tape as I did keep this in mind. Do not be intimidated by the number of buttons on this screen!

Press each of the buttons and confirm that Bond is relaying the proper commands to your fan Name the fan so as not to confuse it with additional devices in the future. Repeat for additional fans if necessary Adding Bond Devices to Alexa Open the Alexa app Open the main menu and then tap Skills Search for the Bond skill and add it When prompted, enter your Bond login information You should be prompted to return to the Alexa app by pressing the back button Upon returning to the Alexa app, you should be prompted to discover devices.

In my testing, I found it very difficult to control my fan lights via Alexa with the default names. This is less a Bond limitation and more an Alexa limitation. Either way, naming your devices well from the start will avoid many voice related problems in the future.

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Glossary Installing Light Fixtures There are no hard-and-fast steps for installing light fixtures. Most new lights have diagrams and instructions which you should read over at least once before you get started. In an add-on situation, you can run a new circuit. Or, you can draw power from an existing circuit. But too many devices can constantly trip a breaker so figure the circuit’s load capacity before adding a light.

Following Minka Aire Concept II ceiling fan install, use the three-speed handheld remote control to test the ceiling fan’s speed and lighting. The Concept II fan is available for indoor and outdoor ceiling fan installation and use.

Originally Posted by sbanawan Thanks Cosmic. I meant I’ve got 2 switches and it sounds like we’re just hooking up one of them to control the “master” power to the fan. I want independent fan and light switches since I’ve got them already installed, as well as being able to use my remote. My understanding of what’s been posted thus far is that I’d have both the light and fan on one switch, leaving the other unused.

Now I need some specific step by step instructions on what wire to hook to what to get working both wall switches and the remote working. I want to hook the lights to one switch, the fan to the other and both of them to work with the remote receiver. Can you walk me through which ceiling wires I’d hook to what receiver wires? The way I have pictured this is as follows: You have two switches in a two gang box, presumably next to the doorway. To hook up the fan per manufacturers instructions would make one of the switches at the wall box redundant.

Am I right so far? Unfortunately, the way this room was wired did not account for a remote module with a single “LIVE-IN” connection and unless you want to get fairly serious with a re-wire in this room or look for a fan remote with seperate power supply for lights and fan motor there may not be a way around that.

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Remotes can stop working for a variety of reasons. The troubleshooting to try is common as it applies to different fans. There are some steps to try troubleshooting the remote. Here are the common steps to try in terms of troubleshooting. Try checking the batteries. The batteries are the most common place to start.

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Black wire, white wire, and tan wire coming from ceiling. New fan has blue, black, white wire and green wire on the bracket how does it hook up 1. Have on hand either wire connectors or electrical tape 2. Look at the wires coming from your ceiling fan. The black wire from the ceiling fan is the hot wire that runs the motor and turns the fan blades. The white wire is neutral and completes the fan circuit. The blue wire is the hot wire for the ceiling fan light fixture.

The ceiling fan motor does not have a ground wire. Find the short green wire or the green ground screw on your ceiling fan hanging bracket. Attach the bare copper wire from your electrical box to the short green wire by twisting and orange wire connector to the two wires. If you only have a green ground screw, wrap the bare copper wire around this screw and tighten the screw against the bracket to secure the wire.

Match the end of the white insulated wire from the ceiling fan to the end of the white wire from your electrical box. Twist a wire connector onto the two wires to complete the neutral circuit.

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A ceiling light’s transformative capabilities in a room are undeniable. Sparkling, multi-tiered chandeliers turn dark and dreary entryways or foyers into grand, welcoming spaces. Flush mount lighting and semi-flush ceiling light fixtures brighten hallways, living rooms and bedrooms with low ceilings while a linear suspended ceiling fixture provides overhead task lighting for kitchen counters, dining tables and even the billiard table.

Light up the room: Most ceiling fans come equipped with overhead lighting. If not, your Mr. Electric electrician can upgrade most old or new ceiling fans with a lighting kit. If not, your Mr. Electric electrician can upgrade most old or new ceiling fans with a lighting kit.

Bare wire attached to bracket Bare wire attached to bracket Once all connections are made securely, per the above table, tuck the wires up into the electrical box. Then proceed with the following steps. Attach the canopy over the mounting plate with the screws provided. Attach the fan blade brackets to the fan motor with the supplied screws. Once all are started, they can be tightened. Attach the fan blades to the fan blade brackets.

Once again, start all the screws before tightening. Installing the Fan Light Kit In most cases, if the fan comes with a light kit, the light kit will be already attached to the fan motor at the factory. The only parts that will need to be connected will be the light bulbs and globes. In cases where the light kit is not installed, the light kit will need to be attached to the motor after the motor is mounted.

Most people wait until after the fan blades are installed so that the light is not in their way while installing the fan blades. Remove the switch housing the cover plate from the fan motor.

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The minute you said the green wire goes to ground, I knew my color blindness was most likely the problem. I asked my wife to look at the “green” wire, and she said it is orange. This was confirmed by the instructions that I actually still had and was able to find this evening. The orange wire has a label on it from the factory that says “Upper Lights”. Yes, both of these wires were controlled separately by the remote control provided by Emerson.

As far as ceiling fans not working with dimmer switches go, maybe I am giving incorrect information on that as well.

Harbor Breeze Ceiling Fan Remote Troubleshooting Troubleshooting a remote is a more common issue as it applies to most ceiling fans, not just Harbor Breeze ceiling fans. Remotes can stop working for a variety of reasons.

There are 6 Key Topics in this series. The article on ‘ Wobbling Ceiling Fans ‘ covers balancing and fan blade issues. A ‘ Noisy Ceiling Fan ‘ is another annoying problem. There are several things that might be giving you trouble. The fan may not work, the light won’t turn on. Is it wobbling or making noise?


For those with inadequate, single bulb lighting or lacking a light fixture altogether, adding a ceiling fan light kit offers a simple and inexpensive solutions to limited lighting. Where can I pick up a ceiling fan light kit? Can I do it myself? Adding a ceiling fan light kit is a relatively simple DIY project.

Hooking up a bathroom fan and light on the same switch is actually a more convenient way to wire two fixtures than adding a separate switch. If you want the fan and light to turn on at the same time, it’s an uncomplicated process.

Dec 30, , And yes, the wiring is screwed up. Connect the Red in the Ceiling to the Black wire from the power source. Connect the Black wire from the switch to the Black wire from the fixture. Connect the white wires together and connect all grounds. Turn power back on and then flip the switch and duck. Actually you should have the light functioning properly. There is only one black wire the ceiling.

The run to the switch is made with Black and Red, You should run Neutral through a switch. Switches are for hot wires only. So “Red” would attach to the ceiling Black. Black from the switch should connect to the Black from the fixture and ground to ground. The White wire from the fixture connects to the white from the ceiling.

Just for safety sake, are there two switches that should operate the light?

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Ladder height dependent upon installation site Checking Your Fan Parts Carefully unpack your Hunter fan and check for damaged or missing parts. If any parts are missing or damaged please contact Hunter at You can install your Hunter fan in one of three ways, depending on ceiling height and your preference: Low Profile, Standard, or Angle mounting.

The steps in this guide include instructions for all three Installer’s Choice mounting methods. Flush Mounting Figure 1 fits close to the ceiling, for low ceilings less than 8 feet high.

Nov 17,  · Jeff is correct one set of black/white wires is the power feed into the ceiling localhost:81 other cases, the power feed goes to the switch first and then up to the ceiling light Status: Resolved.

Replacing Ceiling Fan Whether you are replacing ceiling fan or looking how to install ceiling fan in your house, you will be happy to know that it is not all that difficult. Ceiling fans are great. They move the air around cooling off the room. I have installed them in every bedroom in all the houses we have lived in but have also seen them prove to be effective in living rooms, basements, dining rooms It does not matter whether your ceiling is drywall or plaster, I have done both and replacing ceiling fan install is the same.

The great thing about replacing a ceiling fan is that you already have all the electrical you need to do the job. If you have a light in the ceiling in spot that you want a fan, follow these how to install ceiling fan instructions and it should not take you more than 90 minutes to accomplish. Step 1 – Turn off the power Stop! First thing you need to do is turn the power off. It is quite shocking what will happen when you don’t!!!

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Equipment earthing conductors provide an electrical connection between non-current-carrying metallic parts of equipment and the earth. The reason for doing this according to the U. National Electrical Code NEC , is to limit the voltage imposed by lightning, line surges, and contact with higher voltage lines.

CEILING FAN LIGHT DIMMER SWITCH By admin on March 2, Can I put a dimmer switch on a ceiling fan? Yahoo! Answers. In fact, you may even find a wall plate device that can hook up to both the ceiling fan and the lights. Dimmer switches, and more. Most ceiling fans sold in recent then a dimmer switch may be installed to control the lights.

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