Electrical Wiring for Ceiling Fan Switches
I am installing a ceiling fan. the wall switch has two feed wires. The single pole switch has a red and a white wire connected to it…
Switch Wiring for Ceiling Fans
Question: I am installing a ceiling fan. The wall switch has two feed wires. The single pole switch has a red and a white wire connected to it. The ceiling junction box has two blacks two whites and one red.
How do I connect to get the fan and light to work I can get the fan to work but the light does not come on with the chain it only flickers on when i turn switch off thanks
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