Question about Heating & Cooling

Open Question

Bought used Quorum fan Model HC 1990-CD will replace old Hunter fan. Question about wiring, control by chain only leads from fan white, blue, and black. Hard to pick the right expert Electrical

Posted by on

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
docjohn174
  • 943 Answers

SOURCE: I have just purchased a

hi thanks for the question the white wire is common the red & black are live join the red & black with a wire nut now you have really 2 wires thanks the appliance doc

Posted on Sep 27, 2008

Ad
  • 37 Answers

SOURCE: Replacing old fan with Hunter 20763.

People find all kinds of creative ways to wire things. White wires are always supposed to be neutrals and therefore should always go with other white wires, and colored wires should always be hot and should always go with other colored wires. If you have a voltage tester you could test to see if in fact the blue wire is actually the hot and the white is actually the neutral. (test each wire to a ground). If the previous fan was wired backwards, it would not affect the operation of the fan or lights at all. But you'd probably want to make sure the new fan was wired properly. In that case connect the white from the fan to the neutral and the black and black/white to the hot.

Posted on Jan 31, 2009

  • 4 Answers

SOURCE: I have a Hunter 27185

you can use the red or the blk for blk,wht red

Posted on Mar 31, 2009

  • 52 Answers

SOURCE: Sidewinder Fan Works but not the Light

As you were assembling the wire from the fan motor to the house wiring, there should have been two wires labled. One would have been labeled "FAN" and the other "LIGHT". To properly attach the wires, (be sure the power is off) twist the thin labeled black (FAN) and blue (LIGHT) wires together. Now attach those two twisted wires to the black house wiring with one of the supplied wiring cap. Finally attach the thin white wire to the white house wire with supplied wiring cap. Your fan is now ready for operation. If you had performed all these steps when you first assembled the fan, then the thin black wire going to the fan has come loose. Should your ceiling fan still not run after all that, then it's time to return it where you bought it because either the pull chain switch is defective or the manufacturer produced a defective piece of merchandise. If you found any of my suggestions to be helpfull, please rate my solution. Thanks D. Lange

Posted on Apr 24, 2009

  • 4 Answers

SOURCE: replacing old thermostat with new digital

Wire nut or tape the black off. The red is normally 24volt supply power to the t-stat. Blue may or may not be the common. Have a voltmeter?

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Hunter ceiling fan/light unit install with 3 pole switches. there are 2 white, 2 black and one orange wires coming out of the electrical box. How do i handle the installation?


Not understanding, three pole switch is a wrong switch, wires in the ceiling or wall electric box.
Needed: What switch is existing and what wires are in the switch box and runs or groups in each run coming in as wire groups. Same for ceiling box, colors and wires in each run coming in.
Basically, remove the existing ceiling fixture and connect the ceiling fan replacing the fixture to the same wires the fixture was connected to. White to white, green or bare to green or bare, colored wire to fan's blue and black. Wired like this one switch controls both fan and light, on and off at same time. Use fan pull chain switch for individual fan or light control.

Oct 22, 2017 | Hunter Dryers

1 Answer

How do I replace pull chain on old hunter fan. No replacement available Home Depot gave generic switch. I don't know what wire color goes in switch L 1 2 3 Wire colors are red black blue


If that's a two speed hunter, you have the wrong switch. You need to get a two-speed switch. This switch comes with the wires attached. Do you have the fan model?

Mar 15, 2015 | Hunter Dryers

1 Answer

Bad hunter ceiling fan light pull switch


I don't know what you mean, longer stem/chain housing to hold light fixture. You should be replacing a two wire switch only.

Feb 15, 2014 | Hunter Dryers

1 Answer

Hunter Old Thyme 22272 Ceiling Fan Internal Wiring


White to white (Nutural) Red to hot wire (usually black) &If you have two hot wires the blue(light wire) would go to the other hot wire. If you only have one hot wire you put the black & blue wire together and connect to the hot wire.You will have to use the pull chains for both if you only have one hot as the fan is an old two speed and they do not make a fan control for the wall for that fan anymore. Also ,you will have to oil the fan after you hang it.Only use the Hunter oil.

Jan 26, 2013 | Hunter Dryers

1 Answer

I am attempting to install my Hunter 21095 Westcott fan and am unsure of the wiring. Power is at the ceiling fixture which in turn feeds the next rooms fixture and the switch wire is also in the ceiling...


Black is for the fan motor which you connect to black(hot), black/white is for the light which you connect to the switched lead in the ceiling, the white lead from the fan goes to the neutral lead in ceiling, and tjhe green wire is earth ground and goes to the box screw in the ceiling

Jan 20, 2011 | Hunter (25417) Ceiling Fan

3 Answers

I need a pull chain DIMMER switch for my fan light. Only one set of wires supplies the fan and light. Surely SOMEBODY has a pull chain dimmer ??? Thanks. Bill


Bought three fans for the bedrooms, all hunters with pull chain dimmers. Less than one year and two of the three dimmers are shot. Can't find a replacement so I bypassed it. Remove light assembly and unplug 9pin connector. Remove black vented dimmer assembly by removing wire nuts and disconnecting the 2wire connector(black and white wires). Cut the 2wire connector off and save it in case you find a part someday. Wire nut black to black(hot) and white to white(neutral). You will disable the pull chain by wire nutting those two wires together.

Jul 29, 2009 | Hunter Ceiling Fan Light Switch Control

1 Answer

Replacing old fan with Hunter 20763.


People find all kinds of creative ways to wire things. White wires are always supposed to be neutrals and therefore should always go with other white wires, and colored wires should always be hot and should always go with other colored wires. If you have a voltage tester you could test to see if in fact the blue wire is actually the hot and the white is actually the neutral. (test each wire to a ground). If the previous fan was wired backwards, it would not affect the operation of the fan or lights at all. But you'd probably want to make sure the new fan was wired properly. In that case connect the white from the fan to the neutral and the black and black/white to the hot.

Jan 30, 2009 | Hunter 52" Ceiling Fan With Light And...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Heating & Cooling Logo

Related Topics:

252 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Heating & Cooling Experts

Paul Carew

Level 3 Expert

3313 Answers

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3074 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

80407 Answers

Are you a Heating and Cooling Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...