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The pull chain came out. how do i fix it? - Hunter Ceiling Fan Control Switch

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    bulldogchief May 11, 2010

    What type of fan? Ceiling, box, oscillating? Normally if the chain pulls out you need to go get a new switch but I need more info on the type of fan and model number.

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It's actually a very easy repair. Those pull chain switches are very generic and can be found at home depot or any hardware store for about $3. As far as changing the switch, there should be three screws holding the light fixture to the fan, then one plug will connect the light to the fan. then unscrew the brass cap where the chain broke then cut the wires close to the switch, then there are only 2 wires to wirenut together and there is no incorrect combination to reconnect them.

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