Ceiling fan issue


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Old 07-10-22, 10:12 AM
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Ceiling fan issue

I purchased a ceiling fan/light and an electrician installed it. After the fact he informed me the fan was 3 wire and the outlet was two wire. He said he made it work but to only use the switch or one button on the remote. That worked for a time but a child pushed other buttons and now only the fan works and hums when running and the light does not work at all. (Not a bulb issue). Is there any fix or should this fan not have been installed?
 
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Old 07-10-22, 03:04 PM
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The fix is to get the manual on the remote and program it to work as previous.
 
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Old 07-11-22, 10:50 AM
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Welcome to the forums.

That doesn't make any sense.
A three wire fan can be made to work by combing the light and fan power wires.
A remote controlled fan/light combo should only need two wires to operate normally.

Post the model number for the fan.
 
 

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