Hunter fan troubleshooting

Hunter is a US company with a more than 130-year history. It is based in Memphis. Designing, production, and distributing quality ceiling fans is the main area, in which this company has been working since its establishment. The range includes ceiling fans for almost any space, style and purpose.
Hunter fan troubleshooting is needed when you notice strange symptoms or the appliance just won’t work. In this case you probably ask yourself: is this something you can take care of? The answer depends largely on the problem you are having. Tables below list the most common issues. Try at least those that you feel are not too difficult for you.

Hunter UNIVERSAL FAN AND LIGHT REMOTE CONTROL 27184 troubleshooting

SymptomPossible CausesSolution
1 .No functions operate.Main Power not restored.Replace fuse. Turn ON circuit breaker. Turn ON wall switch. Set fan pull chain to High speed.
Fan pull chain not set to High. Light pull chain not set to ON. Set light kit to ON.
Receiver wiring incorrect.Verify wiring connections.
Transmitter and receiver DIP switches do not match. Set transmitter and receiver to same DIP switch setting.
Battery too weak.Replace with new, 12 Volt alkaline battery. Refer to “Transmitter Installation”, Section 6.
2.Operates only at close range. Signal blocked from reaching receiver.Extend antenna into ceiling box, or move it for better reception.
Battery too weak.Replace with new, 12 Volt alkaline battery. Refer to “Transmitter Installation”, Section 6.
InterferenceChange the DIP switch settings on the remote receiver and transmitter,
3.Inconsistent operation.Signal partially blocked from reaching receiver.Extend antenna into ceiling box, or move it for better reception.
RF interference.Turn OFF wall switch for 5 seconds, then turn back ON.
Continuing RF interference.Change jumper settings to a different code in both transmitter and receiver.

Hunter T Owner’s fan troubleshooting

ProblemSolution
Nothing happens; fan does not move.1. Turn power on, replace fuse, or reset breaker.
2. Loosen canopy, check all connections according to the wiring the fan section.
3. Check the plug connection in the switch housing.
4. Push motor reversing switch firmly left or right to ensure that the switch is engaged.
5. Push the fan speed buttons on the remote to ensure the fan is on.
6. Remove the shipping bumpers.
Noisy operation.1. Tighten the blade bracket screws until snug.
2. Check to see if the blade is cracked. If so, replace all the blades.
Excessive wobbling.1. If your fan wobbles when operating, use the enclosed balancing kit and instructions to balance the fan.
2. Tighten all blade iron screws.
3. Turn power off, support fan very carefully, and check that the hanger ball is properly seated.
Lights dim when turned on or do not turn onCheck to make sure wattage of light bulbs installed match the specifications on the light socket.
If the light on this fan shuts off suddenly.Turn the power to the fan off at the wall switch. Wait 30 seconds, then resume power to the fan.

Hunter CENTURY 90121 fan troubleshooting

PROBLEMSOLUTION
Fan will not work.Make sure the interlock switch is properly installed as directed in the assembly instructions.
Fan will not oscillate.Push down on knob on top of motor housing to activate os cil la tion.
Can not adjust the angle of the fan.Loosen the screw on the side of the fan neck. Adjust to the desired angle and tighten the screw.

Hunter 41949-01 fan troubleshooting

ProblemSolution
Fan does not come on• Hunter Fan Bath Ventilators are extremely quiet. To confirm that the fan is running, place your hand near the vents to feel the air movement.
• Turn power on. replace fuse, or reset breaker.
• Check all plug connections to be sure they are secure.
• Check the wiring to make sure it matches the wiring diagram.
Light does not come on• Replace the light bulb with a new bulb.
• Turn power on. replace fuse, or reset breaker.
• Check all plug connections to be sure they are secure.
• Check the wiring to make sure it matches the wiring diagram.
Fan is noisy• Check and tighten all fasteners.
• Check the glass to make sure it is secure.
• Check the flapper to make sure it moves freely.

Error codes and troubleshooting