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I have a 3 speed fan switch. The wire colors are red, black, blue

And black. I bouight a replacement switch- wu-pin E198635 by westinghouse. (old switch wiring was L -red, 1-black, 2- blue, 3- black:.
The no. 1 black wire connected to a 5 watt resistor ;and # 3 black wire appeares to be the hot wire). The original switch was a JIN YOU # E70489. Are these 2 switches compatible?

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OK .. the thick black and white are the power for the fan , are there also white wires on the lamp sockets ..??
The thick black wire should connect to the black wire on the switch.
The small black wires connect to the red and blue wire on the switch .. two small black wires each .. that should give you a position for 2 lights , and 4 lights, on the step switch .. but there should be white wires from the lamp sockets connected to the thick white from the fan .

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Try following link, without guarantee: It has same number but says 4 wires
http://www.allelectronics.com/make-a-store/item/PSW-14/PULL-CHAIN-SWITCH/1.html
You posted under Westinghouse:
http://www.atlantalightbulbs.com/ecart/catalog/westinghouse-6.html
Internet search does not show 5-wire switch, they are either 3 or 4 wire.
Maybe you have older fan, or maybe the switch can be replaced with 4 wire.

Next step would be to test your wires to see if 4-wire conversion can be made:
Determine which wire is hot if possible.
Take photo of wires and then remove switch.
Use multimeter set to read ohms, and test between each wire and the wire you labeled hot wire.
http://waterheatertimer.org/How-to-wire-Cooper-277-pilot-light-switch.html#3-speed

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