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Old 06-10-2012, 07:49 AM   #41
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So the rooms have no current switches? Huh ! Sounded like the bed room with 4 pot light is on a dimmer, wired dimmer? No remote? Start there and put in regular switch,remove all the other remotes and see what happens.
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Old 06-11-2012, 11:42 AM   #42
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Sounds to me like the two fan remotes are on the same code. Someone turns the unit off downstairs, and it turns the upstairs unit on. Person upstairs gets annoyed, and hits their remote, which turns the downstairs unit back on again.

The kid is just jealous about all the hoopla in the house, and is lying about the dimmer lights coming on by themselves.....
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Sounds to me like the two fan remotes are on the same code. Someone turns the unit off downstairs, and it turns the upstairs unit on. Person upstairs gets annoyed, and hits their remote, which turns the downstairs unit back on again.

The kid is just jealous about all the hoopla in the house, and is lying about the dimmer lights coming on by themselves.....
Craig is right on.
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Craig is right on.
Oh and anything Hampton bay is ****.
Your offending **** everywhere!
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Have you checked the neutrals??? For the remotes take the neutral (low voltage side and put it on the ground. I've had several that constantly would go on and off...put the low voltage side neutral to ground and it stops. All I can figure is something on the neutral is back feeding. It's all I can think of.
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Is that a maestro dimmer? I can see that going on by itself. That kid could be full of hot air too.
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My old man jokingly said that the kid is just smoking K2 and going to sleep with the lights on.. I laughed..

But it's probably true..
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Have you checked the neutrals??? For the remotes take the neutral (low voltage side and put it on the ground. I've had several that constantly would go on and off...put the low voltage side neutral to ground and it stops. All I can figure is something on the neutral is back feeding. It's all I can think of.


That's a code violation and hack
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Sorry, I was told this by a GE and a instructor at IBEW class for lighting control. Please help me, could you give me the NEC number..I'd like to have the same ammo you do for this...and Thanks for helping me...I feel so Cleatis
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250.24(A)(5) if I recall correctly. No neutral to ground connection on the load side of the service disconnect.
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