Hunter 53249 Use and Care Manual

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Table of Contents
Tools Needed
Mounting Options
Ceiling Bracket
30 inches
Downrod
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Wiring
Canopy
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Maintenance
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Light Kit
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Blades
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appreciate the opportunity to
supply you with the best ceiling fan
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What to Expect with
Your Installation
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Congratulations on purchasing
your new Hunter® ceiling fan! It will
provide comfort and performance
in your home or office for many
years. This installation and operation
manual contains complete
instructions for installing and
operating your fan.
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What to Expect with Your Installation
Read and Save These Instructions
If you are unfamiliar
with wiring, use a
qualified electrician.
This product conforms to UL Standard 507.
WARNINGS
30 inches
from blade tip
to nearest wall
or obstruction
Must be able to
secure the fan to
building structure or
fan-rated outlet box
Know your wiring
Ceiling angles greater
than 34° will require an
Angled Mounting Kit.
See page 4 for details.
Check box to see
fan weight
7 feet
from bottom
edge of blade
to the floor
You may need a
friend to help you.
Assess location
w.1 - To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock, or
personal injury, mount fan directly from building
structure and/or an outlet box marked acceptable for
fan support of 70 lbs (31.8 kg) and use the mounting
screws provided with the outlet box.
w.2 - To avoid possible electrical shock, before installing
or servicing your fan, disconnect the power by turning
off the circuit breakers to the outlet box and associated
wall switch location. If you cannot lock the circuit
breakers in the off position, securely fasten a prominent
warning device, such as a tag, to the service panel.
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Standard Downrod
w.3 - To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock, or motor
damage, use only Hunter Solid State Speed Controls.
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Shorter Downrod
w.4 - To reduce the risk of personal injury, do not bend the
blade brackets when installing the blade brackets, balancing
the blades, or cleaning the fan. Do not insert foreign objects
in between rotating fan blades.
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for ceilings 8-10 feet high
for fans installed close to ceiling
Longer Downrod
for ceilings 10 feet or higher
CAUTIONS
c.1 - All wiring must be in accordance with national and
local electrical codes ANSI/NFPA 70. If you are unfamiliar
with wiring, use a qualified electrician.
c.2 - Use only Hunter replacement parts.
Assess ceiling angle
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Select a downrod length
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Tools Needed
Ladder
Pliers
Wire Strippers
9/64” Drill Bit
(optional)
Power Drill
(optional)
If mounting to a support structure, you will also need these tools.
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Screwdrivers
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CEILING
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Mounting Options
OPTION 1
If you have a flat ceiling:
1. You will need a longer downrod (sold separately).
2. If your ceiling angle is greater than 34°, you will
also need an Angled Mounting Kit (sold separately).
Angled
Mounting
Support
Structure
Support
Structure
OPTION 2
If you have an angled ceiling:
Standard
Mounting
Style
Ceiling
Outlet Box
(required)
Use the three steps below to determine if your ceiling angle is greater than 34°
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1
Ceiling
Outlet Box
(required)
Angled
Mounting
Style
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34°
PLACE
FOLD
against wall
on dotted line
Guide Touches
BOTH Ceiling & Wall
You need ONLY
a Longer
Downrod
*most common
SLIDE
toward ceiling
Guide Touches Wall
but NOT Ceiling
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ON
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ON
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WALL
Standard
Mounting
Hang your fan by a standard downrod (included).
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Use Standard Mounting
or Low-Profile Mounting
to hang the fan from a flat ceiling.
You need BOTH
a Longer
Downrod &
an Angled
Mounting Kit
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Use Angled Mounting
to hang the fan from a
vaulted or angled ceiling.
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Ceiling Bracket
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Make sure all four (4)
bumpers are still attached.
For angled ceilings, point
opening toward peak.
Use wood screws
Use machine screws
(included) when securing
(provided with outlet
to support structure with
box) when securing to
approved electrical outlet existing ceiling fan-rated
box. Drill 9/64” pilot holes
outlet box. Make sure
in support structure to aid
it is securely installed
in securing ceiling bracket and is acceptable for fan
with hardware found in support of 31.8 kg (70 lbs)
the
hardware bag.
or less.
If you are unable to do this,
call Technical Support at
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To avoid possible electrical shock, before installing your fan,
disconnect the power by turning off the circuit breakers to
the outlet box associated with the wall switch location.
Refer to warning w.1 on pg. 2
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Option 1
Downrod
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Standard
Downrod
for ceilings 8-10’ high
Steps 1-5 to remove standard downrod pipe
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Sold Separately
Slide
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Steps 6-10 to reassemble with new pipe
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Slide
Option 3
Longer
Downrod
for angled
ceilings or
ceilings 10’ or
higher
Shorter
Downrod
for fans installed
close to ceiling
Included
Option 2
Included
(pre-assembled)
If you need a different downrod length follow these steps:
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KEEP!
(not to scale)
8”
&
3/8”
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STRIP
CUT
Downrod (continued)
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KEEP
Remove the pre-installed
setscrew so that the downrod
can be inserted.
The wires can be cut, but
leave at least 8” extending
from the top of the downrod.
Hand tighten the downrod (at
least 4-5 full turns) until it stops.
8”
Tighten the setscrew
with pliers. DO NOT
HAND TIGHTEN.
3/8”
If the setscrew is not tightened
securely, the fan may fall.
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Downrod (continued)
Put the wires and downrod through the
canopy. Let the canopy sit loosely on
top of the fan.
DO NOT PICK THE FAN UP BY THE
CANOPY OR WIRES. Place the downrod
ball into the slot in the ceiling bracket.
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Wiring
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FR
CEILIN
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Note: To connect the wires,
hold the bare metal leads
together and place a wire
connector over them, then twist
clockwise until tight.
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Black
FR
(Ungrounded)
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Blue
FRO
(Ungrounded)
AC
Blue
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Black
CEIL
White
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Using the orange wire
connectors from
the
hardware bag, connect
the black wire (ungrounded)
from the ceiling to the black
and the blue wires from the
fan. Connect the white wire
(grounded) from the ceiling to
the white wire from the fan.
Using the orange wire
connectors from
the
hardware bag,
connect the white wire
(grounded) from the
ceiling to the white wire
from the fan.
Connect the black wire
(ungrounded) from the
ceiling to the black wire
from the fan. Connect the
second (ungrounded) wire
from the ceiling to the blue
wire from the fan.
White
Green/Yellow
Stripe
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For a Single Switch
For Dual Switches
(Grounded)
Green/Yellow
Stripe
Using an orange wire
connector from
the
hardware bag,
connect the 3 grounding
wires (green, green/
yellow stripe, or bare
copper) coming from the
ceiling, downrod, and
hanging bracket.
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(Ungrounded)
(Grounded)
(Grounding)
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Turn the splices upward and push them carefully back through the hanger bracket
into the outlet box. Spread the wires apart, with the grounded wires on one side of
the outlet box and the ungrounded wires on the other side of the outlet box.
Refer to CAUTION c.1 on pg. 2
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Canopy
Screw
Holes
Position the canopy so that, when
lifted into place, the canopy fits into
the hanging bracket as shown.
Lift the canopy into place so that
the screw holes are aligned.
Insert the two canopy screws
found in the
hardware bag.
Note: Fan style may vary.
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Blades
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Blade
Holes
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Flared
Tops
Blade
Iron Post
Align the three blade holes with the three
blade iron posts. Squeeze the blade and the
blade iron post together.
The flared tops of the blade iron posts
will be fully visible above the blade when
properly assembled.
Your blades are shielded with Dust Armor® which
is a nanotechnology coating that repels dust. For
cleaning the fan, use soft brushes or cloths to prevent
scratching. Cleaning agents may damage the finishes.
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Light Kit
Switch
Housing
Screw
Partially install two of the switch housing
screws found in the
bag. Connect
the plugs from the upper and lower
switch housings. Make sure to line up the
colored markings on the connectors.
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Go to www.HunterFan.com/FAQs and click
“How do I install my fan without the light kit?”
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Notch
Switch
Housing
Screw
Align the notches in the sides of the lower
switch housing with the upper switch
housing screws. Lift the lower switch housing.
Twist the lower switch housing clockwise
to lock into place. Then thread the fan
pull chain through the hole in the light kit.
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Install the third switch housing screw.
Tighten all three screws securely.
Make sure the lower switch housing is securely attached to
the upper switch housing. Failure to properly secure all three
switch housing screws could result in the light fixture falling.
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Light Kit (continued)
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Metal
Plate
Light
Pull
Chain
Fan
Pull
Chain
Globe
Globe
Keeper
CONGRA
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Finial
Cap
YOU’REULATIONS!
DONE!
Finial
Install a bulb into each of the
sockets. When necessary, replace
with bulbs of the same wattage.
Press the globe and globe keeper
flush against the metal plate. Thread
the light pull chain through the hole
in the center of the finial cap and
thread the fan pull chain through the
hole in the side of the cap. Finally,
thread only the light pull chain
through the hole in the finial and
screw the finial onto the threaded rod.
Connect the appropriate pull
chain pendant to each of the
short chains coming from the
finial and finial cap. The fan pull
chain controls the speed: from
high to off. The light pull chain
controls the light fixture: on and
off.
See next page for fan
operation instructions.
Note: Globe style and number of lights may vary.
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Globe
Globe
Keeper
Reverse
Switch
Finial
Cap
Finial
Changing the bulbs - Unscrew
the finial and remove it from the
threaded rod. Remove the finial cap
and unscrew the globe keeper while
supporting the globe with your other
hand. Carefully remove the globe.
Unscrew bulbs and replace with
bulbs of same type and wattage.
Reinstall the globe assembly.
Changing the direction of air
flow - move the reverse switch
to the opposite position.
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Cleaning the fan - use soft
brushes or cloths to prevent
scratching. Cleaning products
may damage the finishes.
For questions regarding removing a light kit, call
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Troubleshooting
Fan doesn’t work
Excessive wobbling
Noisy Operation
• Make sure power switch is on.
• Make sure the blades are
properly installed on the
blade iron posts.
• Make sure the blades are
properly installed on the
blade iron posts.
• Turn the power off, support
the fan carefully, and check
that the hanger ball is
properly seated.
• Check to see if any of the
blades are cracked. If so, replace
all of the blades.
• Pull the pull chain to make sure
it is on.
• Push the motor reversing switch
firmly left or right to ensure that
it is engaged.
• Check the circuit breaker to
ensure the power is turned on.
• Make sure the blades spin freely.
• Use the provided balancing
kit and instructions to balance
the fan.
• Turn off power from the circuit
breaker, then loosen the canopy
and check all the connections
according to the wiring diagram
on page 9.
• Check the plug connection in
the switch housing.
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