Electrical

Electrical Questions? Ask an Electrician Online.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Electrical Questions
Following up on your 3 speed fan switch answer to , I
Good Morning Jason, Following up on your 3 speed fan switch answer to Roy, I wondered if you know the color coding for the wire set up when replacing the switch. For instance, on my fan, AC-552 (LP-11… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
I am installing a ceiling fan and 't know which wires to
I am installing a ceiling fan and don't know which wires to connect. from the ceiling there are:2 black wires which are currently connected together 1 red wire 1 white wire 1 green wire with thin blue… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
Trying to replace 3 speed fan switch on ceiling fan. I have
Trying to replace 3 speed fan switch on ceiling fan. I have black, grey, brown, & purple wires. How should I reconnect them? … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
Jason, I had a chain pull from the the three speed fan switch.
Jason, I had a chain pull from the the three speed fan switch. I purchased a switch. I am trying to reconnect the fan. can you give me any suggestions?… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
I have a Hampton Bay Ceiling fan and light. The fan is three
I have a Hampton Bay Ceiling fan and light. The fan is three speed and the fan switch broke. When I removed the switch it came apart and although I have a new fan switch, I don't know what wires go to… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
I have the typical Hunter ceiling fan issue where the lights
I have the typical Hunter ceiling fan issue where the lights blink because of a faulty wattage limiter. The fan model is 52" Georgetown, type 2, purchased from Lowe's and installed in March 2009. The … read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
I have a hunter ceiling fan with lights that are blinking.
I have a hunter ceiling fan with lights that are blinking. I know its the regulator, yet my insides dont look anything at all like all of the youtube videos i'm watching. I dont have a box with 4 wire… read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
I just installed a new ceiling fan with lights, with a remote
I just installed a new ceiling fan with lights, with a remote unit. The fan works fine, but when I try to turn the light on it blinks once and goes out. If I hold down the button for the light on the … read more
Kevin
Kevin
Licensed Electrical Contractor
Diploma
4,414 satisfied customers
I broke the chain on th speed switch need to replace it it
I broke the chain on th speed switch need to replace it it has 4 wires part number I took off is ze-208s I need to know if this one is a dual capacitor or single so I can purchase the right relacement… read more
Machinc
Machinc
Retired
1,056 satisfied customers
I need to know the wiring diagram for the Glendale ceiling
I need to know the wiring diagram for the Glendale ceiling fan model # XXXXX - 272 It has 3 lights; the diagram I need is for the fan. I had to buy a new capacitor which has 2 gray wires on 1 end and … read more
AssuredElectrical
AssuredElectrical
Master Electrician
High School or GED
3,264 satisfied customers
The other night, my daughter turned on the switch to my ceiling
The other night, my daughter turned on the switch to my ceiling fan light (the fan and light kit are on two separate switches). There was a bright flash and popping sound, then no lights work. It did … read more
Craig
Craig
Electrical Director
Vocational, Technical
2,287 satisfied customers
I need wiring diagram for hampton bay ceiling fan. Its 3 speed
I need wiring diagram for hampton bay ceiling fan. Its 3 speed pull chain fan. with pull chain rotation switch and pull chain light switch. Light switch is connected. I need connect 3 speed switch to … read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,290 satisfied customers
We have a Fasco Model 952 Parlor Fan. The fan motor speed is
We have a Fasco Model 952 Parlor Fan. The fan motor speed is controlled by a rheostat which is also the on/off switch mounted on the wall. The original owner did not mount the fan light. It appears th… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,290 satisfied customers
I bought a three way ceiling fan switch and connected L black
I bought a three way ceiling fan switch and connected L= black to white 1= brown 2= purple 3= gray ( 2 small wires 1 bigger) and it doesn't work:( What am I doing wrong? Thanks, Liana… read more
Craig
Craig
Electrical Director
Vocational, Technical
2,287 satisfied customers
i am replacing the switch on my ceiling fan but dont know where
i am replacing the switch on my ceiling fan but dont know where to connect the purple and brown wire back on the switch in the 1 spot or 2 spot?… read more
Jason
Jason
Service Technician
4,304 satisfied customers
I have a ballast in a ceiling fan which came loose when installing
I have a ballast in a ceiling fan which came loose when installing a light kit. It has 5 wires (two grays on one end and 3 wires (purple, brown, and red). The wires were not threaded securely I suppos… read more
Mike G.
Mike G.
Master Electrician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
8,290 satisfied customers
Ive got a hampton bay ceiling fan I bought and used the chain
I've got a hampton bay ceiling fan I bought and used the chain pull mechanism out of to replace one in another ceiling fan. Now I want to put one back in the hampton bay ceiling fan. There are four wi… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
I purchased a cieling fan by harbor breeze, installed it, and
I purchased a cieling fan by harbor breeze, installed it, and was getting ready to add the light kit, when I noticed that there wiring and the directions were not the same. It said to connect the whit… read more
Sir Sparks
Sir Sparks
Owner
State & UK Certified Master electri
2,519 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Mike

Mike

Master Electrician

1,426 satisfied customers

Licensed Master Electrician - OnQ Certified Data Voice Audio Video Installer

Jason

Jason

Service Technician

4,304 satisfied customers

Over 20 years of experience in all types of installations, troubleshooting, and repairs.

Mike G.

Mike G.

Master Electrician

8,290 satisfied customers

Proven Professional 49 years Experience

Kevin

Kevin

Licensed Electrical Contractor

4,414 satisfied customers

31 years Licensed Electrical Contractor in Illinois, Adjunct College Electrical Instructor, Former Electrical Inspector, Diploma: Digital Electronics, FCC Technician License

AssuredElectrical

AssuredElectrical

Master Electrician

3,264 satisfied customers

Contractor-42+ Years in the ElectricalTrade

electrifier

electrifier

Master Electrician

1,458 satisfied customers

Electrical contractor and electrical inspector for over 24 years with phone and networking expertise

Rich

Rich

Master Electrician

1,117 satisfied customers

Over 35 years residential, commercial, industrial wiring, install, troubleshoot, service, maintain

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x