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    abe2231 Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Dec 22, 2009, 02:14 PM
    Ceiling Fan lights shine bright, but then dim after 5 seconds
    We bought a ceiling fan that takes 4 - 40 watt bulbs. We placed 4 - 60 watt bulbs instead and noticed the diming from the very first time after installation. Is this a safety feature built into the fan and if so, what component does this? Thank you for your help.
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    ceilingfanrepair Posts: 5,733, Reputation: 109
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    Dec 23, 2009, 04:04 PM

    Some new fans have a wattage limiter.

    Is it a remote fan?

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