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Old 04-23-2011, 05:31 PM   #1
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3 wires (2 wht together, 2 blk together, Red single) in ceiling box to two wires in fan


What do I connect the Blk and wht from the fan to

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Old 04-23-2011, 05:42 PM   #2
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First what has up there at the beginning.
I would take a voltmeter and check from white to red and see if it is controlled by the switch.

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Sorry no volt meter. fan controlled by light switch
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Try adding the fan white to the bundle of two whites and connect the fan black to the single red.
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Try adding the fan white to the bundle of two whites and connect the fan black to the single red.
This would be my suggestion as well.
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That Worked. Thanks

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