Electrical Wiring in the Home/Ceiling fan remote wiring



I have purchased a hunter universal 3 speed ceiling fan remote but am having trouble with figuring out the wiring for installing with my hunter ceiling fan.  I was hoping I might be able to get some assistance. Here is what I have (excluding all ground wires):

Wires out of top of ceiling junction box:  white, black, red (capped the red, using blk as my hot)
Wires coming out of remote receiver:  white, black, blue (light), yellow (fan)
Wires coming out of ceiling fan: white, black, black with white stripe

Any assistance would be appreciated! TY!


The black and white wires out of the ceiling box SHOULD be the correct ones.

If those are all the wires you have on the remote it should go like this:
White on the remote, white from the ceiling box, white on the fan all together.
Black from the remote to the black from the ceiling box. Yellow from remote to the black from the fan. Blue from the remote to the black with white stripe from fan.

If this does not concur with the instructions, take a closer look at the instructions.

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