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I have a Hampton Bay 52" ceiling fan / light. (NOT remote control).

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I have a Hampton Bay 52" ceiling fan / light. (NOT remote control). The forward reverse switch is bad. Can I just take it out and run the fan in a forward mode?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
We do not use the "reverse function" on our ceiling fan. Just trying to NOT replace fan. And wire fan with pull chain speed control ... in forward mode.
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.
Hi, I'm Mike G and will be glad to assist you. Yes you may bypass the switch but I suggest replacing it. Go to www.eceilingfans.com for the part.

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