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Hunter ceiling fan is stuck on high speed

Fan will not shut off or lower it's speed

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    fan is stuck on high speed !!

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If it has a chain, buy a light dimmer switch so it will not have 1 speed anymore. If it has a remote control, buy a new remote control like your old one. Try different numbers on remote control.

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