Ceiling fan light turns on by itself. What is wrong this becomes a nuisance as it wakes me up. From time hunter 52 ceiling fan with light and question. It is operated from a system of buttons where a normal light switch usually is. Light comes back on once i flick the switch a few times.
Fan turns on andor off by itself february 14 2017 devin obrien this renders your fan useless and could be worse then a fan that wont turn on at all since the wires within the fan could need replacing. It is critical to know if the lights are controlled by 1 direct wiring and a switch or 2 by a remote control using radio or infra red or ultrasound or 3 a power wiring signaling system like x 10 or 4 by a sequence of turning power on off on. Is your hampton bay ceiling fan turning on and off by itself. We have a ceiling fan with three lights that came with the house and that is operated by an electronic switch driven by a 9v battery and with 5 buttons.
Or you might have another brand of ceiling fan that is doing this. We have had five hampton bay ceiling fans in our home for about 6 years and have never had any them do anything out of the ordinary. I have a ceiling light in my upstairs hallway that turns on and off by itself its not really a flickering it just goes for on like 10 30 min then off for 10 30 min etc. I turn the fan on at night and after a couple of hours the light turns itself on.
This becomes a nuisance as it wakes me up. Ceiling fan light goes off by itself fan stays on. But for the past couple of days the lights have been turning on and off by themselves even while the remote is in clear view and nothing is touching it. Sometimes at 2am sometimes in the afternoon.
This happens at random. This can be happening because of the frequency on your fan is set to the same frequency as someone elses close to your home. I hear a click from the fan when its ready to go back on there is also an outlet in the room that does not work if that matters.