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Ceiling Fan only spins 1 speed

My daughter's ceiling fan used to work fine. I tried to put it on today & it is only spinning 1 speed, instead of the 3 it used to have. Any ideas on what may be wrong, or how to fix.

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  • Anonymous Aug 25, 2008

    i have same problem

  • Anonymous Oct 28, 2008

    I have had this same problem and have it now again.

    I replaced the little box inside which appeared to be partly melted.

    I haven't looked this time yet to see what the problem is, but am guessing it is the same thing. I called Hampton Bay the last time and they sent me a new one after going over the problem with tech support. The only problem is you have to have purchased the fan within the last 12 months



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Assuming you havent messed about with the wireing it can only be the pull cord switch fault or the motor is on its way out

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This concerns The post by rblg2d1 about the fan running on high only with the remote.I called customer service and they are sending a new remote.I don't know if this will solve the problem until I receive the remote.Meanwhile if anyone has a solution or any Ideas I would like to know what they are.Thank You.

Posted on Nov 05, 2008


I bought my Aloha ceiling fan 7 days ago.I installed it 2 days ago.It was working fine for 2 days.last night it was running and I had it on low.All of a sudden it started running on high.I shut it off and turned it back on and now it won't run on medium or low,just high.When I pulled the chain on the fan it works fine and has all 3 speeds,but not with the remote.Just high.When I push on the remote for the low setting it goes right to high.11/05/08

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