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Old 08-26-2014, 08:29 AM   #16
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If you have a switch loop then you have a switched hot white wire, which is only hot when the switch is on (should be taped black though).
If so it means the switch loop was wired wrong. The white needs to be the constant hot to the switch.
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Old 08-26-2014, 12:33 PM   #17
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Don't forget you need to change out the ceiling box for one that is fan rated or support the fan independent of the box.

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