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Mike, Master Electrician
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Trying to wire a new ceiling fan JA: Thanks.

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***** *****, trying to wire a new ceiling fan
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: Old fan was on two switches, one is a dimmer switch that ran the lights, second switch ran the fan, in the box (ceiling) 3 sets of black/white/ground. I can't seem to get the new fan to wire the same way
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Electrical
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Two sets of wire coming from ceiling are connected (wrapped) together. Black on black and white on white
Expert:  Steven Parent replied 6 months ago.
Hello may name is***** will be happy to assist you with your electrical questions today. Could you tell me exactly what you have for wiring inside the ceiling box and inside the switch box? Then we can determine what needs to get connected.

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