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Old 04-04-2012, 09:30 PM   #16
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Ceiling fan help needed please-low voltage?


Thanks...if not consistant, how do I fix it? Anything I can do myself?

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Old 04-04-2012, 09:38 PM   #17
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Thanks...if not consistant, how do I fix it? Anything I can do myself?
Start by verifying the voltage.
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Old 04-09-2012, 09:17 PM   #18
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So, We borrowed a voltage meter and found 61-62 v across the white/black. The red wire has no exposed wire so there was no real way to test that without stripping, but obviously this has not been used even withthefan that used to work. So lately we have been opening all the outlets up to look for a red/white and black wires that were not connected to any switches. SO far, nothing. What's next? AND thanks in ADVANCE
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Did you check voltage from hot to ground?
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Not yet...it should be 120 V, Correct ? Are we to test green or bare to black?
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Yes.

Is there an attic where you can go follow where the wire goes?
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Ceiling fan help needed please-low voltage?


Thank you are all the responses!! After no light or fan since November, buying two new remotes and a new fan, our old fan and remote are back up and working fine again! We ended up discovering a loose hot wire in a wall switch (it was the cheap kind that you just insert the 2 wires in the back). The switch was cracked as well. So we replaced the single wall switch ourselves, and viola-120v at the fan again.

For now: Lights on, blades turn, remote works-2 very happy girls sit and read posts to see if we can return any favors.
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I thought it would be something like that.
good to know
thanks.


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