Ticking ceiling fan

Discussion in 'Electrical Forum discussion & Blog' started by kevinm2, Jul 5, 2008.

  1. kevinm2

    kevinm2 New Member

    Jul 5, 2008
    I installed a 52 inch Hunter ceiling fan and also a remote control that was bought seperately.
    The problem that I have is after the fan has been on high for 30 minutes(almost to the second) it starts "ticking".
    It dosen't happen on any other speed and will stop when I change speeds.
    It only lasts for 10 minutes.
    The fan does not wobble and the pull chains are not hitting it.

    I think it's coming from the remote because it sounds like a switch clicking but my friend doesn't think so.

    It's very annoying because I read before I go to sleep and it starts clicking right when I'm ready to fall asleep.

    Any suggestions?
    Did I give enough info?
    Last edited: Jul 5, 2008
  2. Chris75

    Chris75 Electrician

    Aug 12, 2007
    Litchfield, CT
    Its not the small piece of chain hitting the fan body is it? If its not that, just return the fan and get a new one.
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  4. hj

    hj Moderator & Master Plumber Staff Member

    Aug 31, 2004
    Cave Creek, Arizona

    Check for loose fan blades.
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