Ceiling Fan Wiring


  #1  
Old 09-22-19, 02:58 PM
S
Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Sep 2019
Posts: 1
Upvotes: 0
Received 0 Upvotes on 0 Posts
Ceiling Fan Wiring

Hi. I'm trying to install a new ceiling fan and am having trouble identifying which wires to connect. The ceiling fan only has a blue and white wire The wires from the ceiling are red, white, black and ground. There were 2 separate wall switches for the light and fan on the previous ceiling fan. Thanks in advance!
 
  #2  
Old 09-22-19, 03:24 PM
PJmax's Avatar
Group Moderator
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Jersey
Posts: 64,605
Received 3,884 Upvotes on 3,481 Posts
Welcome to the forums.

There should be three at the fan..... white, blue and black.
Could one be missing or hidden ?
Does the new fan have a light ?
 
  #3  
Old 09-22-19, 04:15 PM
J
Member
Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: welland ontario
Posts: 8,029
Received 513 Upvotes on 418 Posts
The blue wire on the fan will be for the light. As already stated there should be a black wire that will be for the fan. The white is common to both the fan and the light.
 
 

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
Ask a Question
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: