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Old 11-21-2012, 12:49 PM   #1
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my home wiring has 14/2 copper, black, white and red. but my hunter fan does not have a place for the red wire to go and i cant get the fan to work is the red wire my problem


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Old 11-21-2012, 12:53 PM   #2
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How is the switch wired?
How many wires in the ceiling box?
Where is the ground wire?
Where are you located?


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If you do not have a light kit, check the switch to see if the black or red is connected to the dimmer switch if there is one. If you have a light kit, there should be two hots, two neutrals.
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