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My ceiling fan is making a clicking noise on low and medium speeds

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Make sure all screws are tighten, Since this is a store brand for Home Depot it could be the bearings. You get what you pay for. Low-end fans are made from cheaper parts.

Posted on Apr 20, 2013

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    Vern Wilson Jan 01, 2014

    Would all you fan pros stop the automatic "tighten the screws advice". Loose screws do not give enough thread clearance for the screw to slap against the thread to produce a "taping sound". THE PROBLEM with Hampton Bay fans is from the (approx) 1.5 inch long METAL WEIGHT BEARING PEG IN THE "BALL/DOWN ROD" ASSEMBLY as it TAPs against the plastic BALL piece caused by always out of balance Fan Blades Hampton produces. NOT SO YOU SAY because the weight of the fan pulls the downshaft against the peg tightly --NOT SO--the PEG remains LOOSE because the SCREW IN THE SIDE OF THE BALL combine with the very (impressive engineering) close clearance tolerance between Ball & Shaft holds the downshaft up without need of Peg support. THUS the METAL PEG TAPS against the HARD PLASTIC BALL intermittently producing taping sound. Put some non permanent glue against the Peg to keep it from rattling OR take the screw out so the Peg will support the weight.

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SOURCE: Hampton Bay Ceiling Fan At Slow Speed

I recently replaced my hampton bay fan for the same reason (slow at all speeds) and discovered scorched and melted capacitors and wiring inside the fan. My suggestion is to stop using fan and replace immediately.

Posted on May 11, 2008

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SOURCE: Ceiling fan stuck on high

Try removing 120 volt power from the fan by turning offf the house circuit breaker or removing the fuse from the fusebox that supplies power to the fan. Wait 30 seconds and restore power. This may reset the fan speed control in the fan itself.

Posted on Aug 05, 2008

SOURCE: Hunter fan with remote control was 3 speed, now only 2 speed

It sounds like fan motor is okay. There are two motor windings -- one low speed, one medium speed. Low winding gives you low speed, medium winding gives you medium speed, both windings give you high speed -- so I would say if you get high speed, both windings are good.

The remote (the hand held transmitter) controls the speed by raising and lowering the frequency of the current which is 60 cycle coming to the fan ceiling box. If the fan speed -selector switch (usually a pull switch) is set to high, when the remote (transmitter) signals the receiver to change speeds, the frequency of the current is changed by the receiver (the receiver is usually in the fan housing).

Sounds like you'll need to replace the remote system -- these come in sets, both transmitter and receiver, and cost about $30. If you're not experienced with wiring fans, you should get an electrician to do the job.

Posted on Apr 22, 2009

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SOURCE: Hamilton Bay Remote Control Ceiling Fan

Rempte light comes on but does not activate fan or light?? thanks

Posted on Apr 22, 2009

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SOURCE: The Hampton Bay Altura Ceiling fan functions only with remote.

I contacted the manufacturer (kingofffans.com) after my Altura fan would run on high speed only and the remote would not control any thing. They said their was a manufacturing defect with a capacitor that affected many of the Altura fans. We are now on a waiting list for a new capacitor and housing, because they did not have enough replacement parts.

Posted on May 27, 2009

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