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All hooked up, fan works, but lights do not there is a wire that says light connection . do I switch them?

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The light wire needs to be connected to the hot lead out of the ceiling. If you have only one hot lead (usually a black wire) connect both the fan motor wire and the light wire to this lead. If you have a second hot lead (usually Red) you can connect the light wire separately.

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  • juhillo Nov 10, 2010

    The hot wire is connected. All the wires come through the fan rotater with a couplier that hooks to another couplier with the lights. there is one blue wire that has no connector to the lights but has a tag on it that says light connector and two white wires that have the same label on them I tryed connecting them and nothing.......???????????????????????????

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    Jason Stevens Nov 10, 2010

    If you have followed the blue wire through the fan to the light kit and all connections look normal, this may be a failure of the 190watt limiter. This is a new mandatory component the government has forced on the ceiling fan industry in the last year or so. This device is designed to limit the wattage drawn on a ceiling fan light. I have seen several of these fail causing the lights to be inoperable. It might be possible to bypass this part until a replacement can be located ;)

    If you're still not able to fix this issue, give "The Fan Man" a call. They might be able to help diagnose this problem further for you.

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