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    Apr 15, 2010, 01:35 PM
    When putting up a ceiling fan does the green wire go with the green?
    I am trying to hook up a ceiling fan and I have four wires, there is a green, blue, white and black. I know that the white goes with the white, the green with the green and I know the black goes with the black, where does the blue go?
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    Apr 15, 2010, 01:36 PM

    I have four wires on the ceiling fan, I know that the green goes with the green, white goes with the white black goes with the black but where does the blue go?
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    Apr 15, 2010, 01:38 PM

    The blue feeds your light fixture while the black feeds the fan motor. Both go to the black from the ceiling. Does this fan have pull chains or a remote?
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    Apr 23, 2010, 01:50 PM

    What wires do you have from your ceiling?

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