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I'm trying to change out fan switch have -black-blue-yellow…

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I'm trying to change out fan switch have white-black-blue-yellow wires need to know what #s on switch each wire goes to

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Changed out switch one wire at a time pluged light housing back in light worked two wires came out of switch got them back in doesn't work got new switch doesn't tell me

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Electrical
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Hello, is this a multi speed fan switch that is in a wall box or is this a pull chain switch in a ceiling fan?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Pull chain switch
Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 8 months ago

Does this switch have wires from the factory or do the wires from the fan push into the new switch into slots?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Wires push in to switch
Electrician: Sam I, Electrician replied 8 months ago

ok and tell me about your lights. Are there 3, 4 or more sockets that alternate when they come on based on how many times you pull the chain?

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