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Old 11-05-2009, 12:17 PM   #31
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Here's an updated picture. Thanks to everyone for spending time on this! Yes I could call an electrician, but I'm curious about this stuff and I like to learn. So with my limited knowledge, and to demonstrate I'm trying here, I think I have to do this:
Connect the hot wire in one nut to the Other, Light, and Fan wires (for the Light and Fan, to the wires that are meant for the Hot wire).
Connect the Light Neutral wire to the wire in the upper left.
Connect the Fan Neutral wire to the wire in the upper right.
Put electrical tape over the stripped section of wire in the middle of the Other wire to prevent shorting the circuit.

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Old 11-05-2009, 02:00 PM   #33
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The HOT wire should be wire nutted to these wires:
1) Your "other fixtures" wire
2) The black wire from the fan switch
3) One of the black wires from the dimmer switch

The FAN wire should be connected to the BLUE LOAD wire on the fan switch - I am assuming the fan switchis the silver colored switch on the right

Your LIGHT wire would get connected to the other black wire on your dimmer switch

Green wires get connected to the metal work box - and any ground wires present in the circuit

All the white neutral wires get connected together and wire nutted as is
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Old 11-05-2009, 08:16 PM   #34
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Did all that, same result (the fan is always on). So either I have a bad unit, or there's an undocumented "always on" switch inside the unit. In any case, I'm going to get a 20A instead and try that.
I'll keep you all posted.
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Old 11-05-2009, 09:32 PM   #35
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Did all that, same result (the fan is always on). So either I have a bad unit, or there's an undocumented "always on" switch inside the unit. In any case, I'm going to get a 20A instead and try that.
I'll keep you all posted.
What do you mean by "The fan is always ON? !Regardless of what everyone (including myself) advised before! a) determine (by simple method of "pigtail" socket & bulb) Which is HOT; b) Attach Black wire of Timer to "HOT" lead; c) (assuming, and taken for granted that you attached White wire of Timer to NEUTRAL wires in the box) Attach Blue wire of Timer to Black wire in J. Box that feeds the FAN: Oh. There's one small detail that you might have overlooked. Stabilize the Timer. Meaning. Attach the timer (w. the 6-32 screws) albeit temporarily to the Box. since these timers have Mercury switches, shaking them might make them go ON even though they're in the OFF position! (No matter what) Don't Drink and Drive, Ever!!!
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Old 11-05-2009, 10:14 PM   #36
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Well, that was it. When I installed a 20A switch, it worked like a charm the first time. Bloody odd.

Thanks everyone!!!
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fltdek, I can't respond to your PM because I don't have 20 posts yet on the forums. I wasn't ignoring you.

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