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If I have two black wires from prior ceiling fan how do I connect

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If I have two black wires from prior ceiling fan how do I connect new fan with light kit
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Electrical
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1) How many total house wires in the ceiling box and the wire colors?
2) Any groups of black or white wires that are spliced together with wire nuts?
3) How was the old fan controlled? By a wall switch or the fan pull chains?
4) How will the new fan be controlled? Pull chains or wall switch or remote?
5) What are the wire colors for the new fan? Black, white, blue and green?