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I am replacing a ceiling fan/ light combo with a new ceiling…

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I am replacing a ceiling...
I am replacing a ceiling fan/ light combo with a new ceiling fan (fan only, no light)
Ceiling has 4 wires: copper, red, black , white.
There are two wall switches to control the old fan/ light fixture.
I have copper connected to green, white to white, but am unsure about how to connect the red and black from the ceiling to the black and blue from the fan??
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Electrician: Jason, Service Technician replied 2 years ago
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Electrician: Jason, Service Technician replied 2 years ago
Since you don't have a light kit on the fan, one of the wall switches won't control anything. However, I think we should wire it for the future addition of a light kit.
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Electrician: Jason, Service Technician replied 2 years ago
If that's what you would like to do, please connect ceiling black to fan black, ceiling red to fan blue, ceiling white to fan white, and ceiling ground to fan ground.
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Electrician: Jason, Service Technician replied 2 years ago
This way, if you ever add a light kit, you will just need to make the connections on the bottom of the fan.
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