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Fan My fan takes about ten minutes to start turning once switched on. I can hear a whiring at the motor, but any assistance by moving the blade does not help.It is like a resistance which it has to overcome. It was OK when first bought but after 2 years developed this and is getting worse ie takes longer to start turning. Regards Deeno

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I would advise taking the fan cover off and the blade off of the motor and cleaning it. (Make sure its unplugged when you do this.) Maybe hair and dust has gathered around the motor and the blade. This would make the motor have to work harder, especially if stuff is wound around the motor. Good Luck.

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