Hunter ceiling fan in bedroom, works by remote: fan control (speed/direction), and light (on/off).
turned the light on, one of the bulbs goes bad (plink! bright flash & out). Now the lights cannot be turned off. Fan function works okay.
Should be an easy fix, but cannot find schematics. The controller board has the number 0445 on it for identification. Would like to troubleshoot down to the component, dunno the cost for a new board, or where to get one.
Any help with this issue appreciated.
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Jan 29, 2009 - 10 posts - 3 authors
In my new house, there's 2 switches so I can do them separately. ... is there anything else I can do with that switch since the fan has a remote and I won't be using it much? TIA. .... Those same wires should be in that switch box.
Oct 3, 2007 - I can have installed the fan/light (a Hampton Bay Veranda) without the ...My house wiring has a green ground and two black and two white wires. ... Fortunately I found a universal/all brand fan speed control wall switch made by Hunter. ... i havethe same problem . so you just did not used your remote?
Try this. Remove power from the fan. Remove batteries from the remote. Press butttons on remote (might be stuck). Apply power to the fan. Install batteries in the remote and try all functions. If this doesn't work, the remote may be defective or the remote receiver may be defective. I can tell you from my own experience I have a ceiling fan that loses its mind whenever there is a power outage. Has to be reeducated from scratch
The remote might have wrong orders. Get the battery out and insert it back and see if the problem solved.
Do you set the dip switchs correctly on the fan and on the remote? Numbers set must be matched. Otherwise, the fan won't work either.
Sounds like the fan is defective. All internal wiring from the switch to the motor is factory installed. The fan has power going to it. Just to make sure, double check the wiring from the ceiling fixture to the fan.
Problem could be a faulty switch on the fan or faulty motor(bad winding for med. speed). Try reverse switch on the fan to operate the opposite direction and see if medium speed works. If medium does work in opposite direction, it pretty much points to a defective fan. In any case, unless you discover that the ceiling wires were reversed going into the fan, I'd say new fan to the returns dept.
I just recently purchased a hunter ceiling fan w/light and remote. Had it installed and wall switch would not work, only remote. I contacted Hunter company directly about this problem and I was told that they redesigned their fans with remotes so that only the remote works for turning off power to fan. The person who made that made that BRILLIANT change should be fired. So to those of you who own a newer hunter an product with a remote ne your wall switch will not work tat s te reason why.