Table of Contents www.HunterFan.com What to Expect with Your Installation 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. Ceiling Bracket ? 11 Troubleshooting ? ? 20 PA G E 18 PA G E PA G E 1 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company 16 PA G E PA G E 14 5 Canopy 10 Operation Maintenance & Cleaning Remote Control PA G E PA G E PA G E 13 Light Kit Wiring 7 PA G E Switch Housing 4 PA G E Downrod 6 Save your receipt for proof of purchase. 3 PA G E Preparation Ladder PA G E PA G E 2 PA G E 7 feet To register your fan, please visit: www.HunterFan.com/register 12 Mounting Options 30 inches We are proud of our work and appreciate the opportunity to supply you with the best ceiling fan available anywhere in the world. Blades Tools Needed 1.888.830.1326 What to Expect with Your Installation www.HunterFan.com 1.888.830.1326 Read and Save These Instructions This product conforms to UL Standard 507. If you are unfamiliar with wiring, use a qualified electrician. WARNINGS 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. 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 You may need a friend to help you. 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 Assess ceiling angle Assess location 1 Standard Downrod 2 Shorter Downrod for ceilings 8-10 feet high for fans installed close to ceiling 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. w.3 - To reduce the risk of fire, electrical shock, or motor damage, use only Hunter Speed Controls. 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. 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. 3 Longer Downrod for ceilings 10 feet or higher Select a downrod length 2 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions may cause harmful interference to radio communications. Tools Needed www.HunterFan.com Ladder Pliers Wire Strippers 9/64” Drill Bit (optional) Power Drill (optional) If mounting to a support structure, you will also need these tools. 3 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Screwdrivers 1.888.830.1326 34O CEILING 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 Standard Mounting Style Ceiling Outlet Box (required) Use the three steps below to determine if your ceiling angle is greater than 34° 2 1 1.888.830.1326 Support Structure Support Structure OPTION 2 If you have an angled ceiling: Ceiling Outlet Box (required) Angled Mounting Style 3 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 2 ON SITUAT I 1 ON SITUAT I WALL Standard Mounting Hang your fan by a standard downrod (included). www.HunterFan.com 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 4 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Use Angled Mounting to hang the fan from a vaulted or angled ceiling. Ceiling Bracket www.HunterFan.com 1.888.830.1326 r we o nP r Tu OFF 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. Make sure all four bumpers are still attached. If you are unable to do this, call Technical Support at 1-888-830-1326. Refer to warning w.1 on pg. 2 5 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company 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. Preparation www.HunterFan.com 1.888.830.1326 ! KEEP DISC D AR If you are installing multiple remote-controlled fans on the same circuit breaker, you may need to perform a few extra steps to prevent interference or faulty operation of your remote controls. Go to www.HunterFan.com/FAQs and click “How do I properly install multiple remotecontrolled fans?” for more information. Time Saver Tip: Get a helper to insert grommets, found in the hardware bag, into the blades while you’re doing the next couple of steps. Remove the shipping blocks from the motor. Save the screws. They will be needed for blade iron installation. Note: Some fans will have a shipping ring instead of shipping blocks. Please remove the ring and save the screws. 6 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Option 1 Downrod www.HunterFan.com 1.888.830.1326 skip to next page Standard Downrod for ceilings 8-10’ high Steps 1-5 to remove standard downrod pipe 1 2 4 Sold Separately Slide 3 10 9 8 Steps 6-10 to reassemble with new pipe 7 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company 5 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: 7 6 Downrod (continued) KEEP! (not to scale) 8” & 3/8” 1.888.830.1326 STRIP CUT www.HunterFan.com ! 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. 8 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Downrod (continued) Put the wires and downrod through the canopy. Let the canopy sit loosely on top of the fan. www.HunterFan.com DO NOT PICK THE FAN UP BY THE CANOPY OR WIRES. Place the downrod ball into the slot in the ceiling bracket. 9 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company 1.888.830.1326 Wiring Note: To connect the wires, hold the bare metal leads together and place a wire connector over them, then twist clockwise until tight. OM CEILING FR T KE AC FRO white FR M FA N OM FAN FR OM white ING BR white (grounded) Using the orange wire connectors from the hardware bag, connect the black wire (ungrounded) from the ceiling to the black wire from the receiver. Connect the white wire (grounded) from the ceiling to both the white wire from the receiver and the white wire from the fan. black CEIL 1.888.830.1326 OM CEILING FR black (ungrounded) M blue green/yellow stripe O FR 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. blue green/yellow stripe black Using the orange wire connectors from the remote control hardware bag, connect the blue wire from the receiver to the blue wire (or possibly black with white stripe wire) from the fan. Connect the yellow wire from the receiver to the black wire from the fan. RECEIV ER OM FR yellow green/yellow stripe (grounding) OM FAN FR www.HunterFan.com RECEIV ER 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 10 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Canopy www.HunterFan.com 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. 11 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company 1.888.830.1326 Blades www.HunterFan.com 1.888.830.1326 Remember the screws that you kept after removing the shipping blocks (page 6)? You need them for this step. Insert grommets found in the hardware bag into the holes in the blades, then secure each blade to a blade iron with screws found in the hardware bag. Lightly attach the blade irons to the motor with the blade iron armature screws, then securely tighten after both screws are attached. 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. 12 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Switch Housing Screw two housing assembly screws from the hardware bag halfway into the motor housing. It does not matter which two screw holes you choose. www.HunterFan.com Feed the wire plug through the center hole of the upper switch housing, then wrap keyhole slots around the screws and twist counterclockwise. 13 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company 1.888.830.1326 Insert the third screw, found in the hardware bag, into place and then tighten all three screws. Make sure the upper switch housing is securely attached to the mounting plate. Failure to properly secure all 3 assembly screws could result in the switch housing fixture falling. Light Kit www.HunterFan.com Switch Housing Screw Connect the plugs from the upper and lower switch housings. Make sure to line up the colored markings on the connectors. 1.888.830.1326 Notch Partially install two of the switch housing screws found in the bag. Align the notches in the sides of the lower switch housing with the screws on the upper switch housing. Twist the lower switch housing clockwise to lock into place. Want to install your fan without a light kit? Go to www.HunterFan.com/FAQs and click “How do I install my fan without the light kit?” 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 assembly screws could result in the light fixture falling. 14 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Light Kit (continued) www.HunterFan.com Light Pull Chain 1.888.830.1326 Fan Pull Chain Thumb Screw Shade To install the shade, first loosen the thumb screws. Raise the shade to the light fixture. Tighten all thumbscrews securely. Bulb Install a bulb into each of the sockets. When necessary, replace with bulbs of the same type and wattage. Note: In compliance with US federal energy regulations, this ceiling fan contains a device that restricts its light output. Exceeding the wattage limit marked on the MAX wattage sticker affixed to the light socket(s) may result in fire hazard or improper operation. Connect the appropriate pull chain pendant to each of the short chains coming from the switch housing. See next page for fan operation instructions. Note: Glass shade style and number of lights may vary. 15 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Remote Control www.HunterFan.com 1.888.830.1326 If you are installing multiple remote-controlled fans on the same circuit breaker, you may need to perform a few extra steps to prevent interference or faulty operation of your remote controls. Go to www.HunterFan.com/FAQs and click “How do I properly install multiple remote-controlled fans?” for more information. Battery Door Fan Off High Phillips Head Screw To access the battery compartment, remove the small Phillips head screw that secures the battery door to the transmitter assembly. The battery should be installed with the positive (+) side up. Replace with a CR2032 battery when necessary. r we o nP r Tu ON 16 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Note: The remote must be paired before the fan will operate. Within 3 minutes of restoring power to the fan, press both the Fan Off button and the High button for at least 4 seconds. Your fan will turn on low to indicate successful syncing. If it does not, turn off power to your fan, wait 1 minute then try again. If using the transmitter with multiple fans, repeat this process for each fan. Remote Control (continued) www.HunterFan.com 1.888.830.1326 Fan Speed Chain Light Chain 3 Button Light Button Light Button Push the light button on the remote transmitter. Pull the light chain once. If the light does not turn on, repeat step. Push the 3 button on the remote transmitter for high fan speed. Pull the fan speed chain until the fan is on the highest speed. 17 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company CONGRA T YOU’REULATIONS! DONE! See next page for fan operation instructions. Operation, Maintenance, & Cleaning www.HunterFan.com 1.888.830.1326 Medium Speed Fan Off High Speed Switch Cover Plate Light Low Speed Removed Tabs To turn on fan, press a fan speed button. Speeds range from off (0) to high (3). Quickly press the Light button to turn the lights off and on. Hold the Light button to raise and dim the light level. Rocker- Style Plate To install the transmitter cradle, remove the two screws holding the switch cover plate. Do not remove the cover plate. Orient the cradle by lining up the two mounting holes with those on the cover plate. Insert and tighten the screws. Do not over tighten. Note: For rocker-style cover plates, break off the tabs by pushing outward. 18 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company Reverse Switch To switch the direction of air flow, move the reverse switch to the opposite position. Operation, Maintenance, & Cleaning (continued) www.HunterFan.com Safe-Exit The Safe-Exit Program gives you about thirty seconds of light when you turn the lights off to exit the room before the lights go out. To use Safe-Exit: • Press the Fan Off button for at least three seconds to initiate the Safe-Exit Mode. • The lights will flash for visual confirmation. • The lights will stay on 50% brightness for 15 seconds and then begin to dim. After a total of 30 seconds, the lights will be completely off. For 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 customer service 1-888-830-1326. 19 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company 1.888.830.1326 Troubleshooting www.HunterFan.com Fan doesn’t work Excessive wobbling Noisy operation • Make sure power switch is on. • Tighten all of the blade and blade iron screws until they are snug. • Tighten the blade and blade iron screws until they are snug. • 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. • Turn off power from the circuit breaker, then loosen the canopy and check all the connections according to the wiring diagram on page 10. • Make sure the battery is working. • Check the plug connection in the switch housing. • Check to see if any of the blades are cracked. If so, replace all of the blades. • Turn the power off, support the fan carefully, and check that the hanger ball is properly seated. Fan Runs Slowly • Use the provided balancing kit and instructions to balance the fan. • Turn the power to the fan off at the wall switch. Then, turn it on again. Push the 3 button on the remote transmitter for high fan speed. Then, pull the fan speed chain until the fan is on the highest speed. Remote control of fan is erratic • Make sure the battery is installed correctly. • Install a fresh battery. Transmitter only works when held at close range • Change battery. 20 M0069-01 • 05/13/14 • © Hunter Fan Company 1.888.830.1326 Lights dim when turned on or do not turn on at all. • Make sure the wattage of the light bulbs installed matches the specifications on the light sockets. If you have multiple remotes or multiple remote-controlled fans installed on the same circuit breaker and you are experiencing interference or faulty operation of your remote controls, please go to www.HunterFan.com/FAQs and click “How do I properly install multiple remote-controlled fans?” for information on how to correct this issue.