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1481597 No.1481597 [Reply] [Original]

The fan works but the lights don’t. Tested it with working bulbs. How do I get the lights working again?

>> No.1481600

Are the breakers on?

>> No.1481602

Oh sorry, obviously they are if the fan works... Could you check if light bulb sockets are live?

>> No.1481607

I don’t have a tool for testing them. Anyway I can test them with stuff I have lying around the house?

>> No.1481608
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>Inb4 dick caught In ceiling fan

>> No.1481609

pull the chain you mouth breathing retard

>> No.1481610

>I thought that’d be too obvious to mention but, I guess not.

>> No.1481611

Put your finger in there. Or maybe just peek under the canopy to make sure the wires are still connected.

>> No.1481612

Lights are probably not hooked up. Fans come with 2 hots.

>> No.1481613

I’ll probably do the latter.

>> No.1481614

It's likely either that or a bad pull switch. They're cheap and easy to replace.

>> No.1481638
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Get yourself a free multimeter and start poking around

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>> No.1481644

Take your light kit apart and look for a little tube or box on the wires that go to your lights. It is a limiter. They tend to go out on Hunter fans. It could also be a loose wire in your light kit. Look on Google like most diy cucks.

>> No.1482421

Take it down and make a schematic.

>> No.1482425

How much are they paying you to shill for them? Is that why its ever so important that you post a with a trip, so they know how many cents per week to pay you?

>> No.1483012

This. The chain/pull switch can go out easily. Mostly do to retards pulling hard on the chain.