I really don't know why this is so hard. All the other fans I installed went pretty smooth.
3 switches on the wall. One operates a light in the room (not connected to the fan), one operates the fan, and one operates the light kit on the fan.
From the Roof... 4 wires. 1 black, 1 white, 1 bare copper, one red.
From the transmittor... 1 orange, 1 blue, 1 white, 1 black one one side (to fan) and 1 white, 1 black on the other side (to house)
From the fan...1 orange, 1 blue, 1 white, 1 black.
Mounting bracket... 1 green
Hangar ball... another green
There are 2 lights on the fan, an upper and a lower. I figure this is why I have a blue and an orange wire from the transmittor and the fan.
I know there are wires freaking everywhere.
I have followed the directions perfectly except the directions do not address the red wire from the house. All like colred wries from transmittor and fan are connected together. The greens and bare copper from the house are connected together. The Black and white from the transmittor are connected to the black and white to the house.
I have double checked to be certain I didn't connect the wronge black and white from the fan/transmittor/house to the wrong wires.
I have tried to cap the red wire off by itself (that worked on other fan installs in my home) but every time I try to turn on the switch I blow a breaker.
The fan part works fine, it is the light portion of the fan that is blowing the breaker every time I flip the switch.
Based on the instructions all I can figrue is that I have not deat with the red wire properly.
I'm about to tear it off the ceiling and return it to the store...
Any one have thoughts?
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