Electrical Wiring in the Home/ceiling fan
Hi, one of the bulbs on my ceiling fan went out and when I started to remove it I noticed it had separated from the base. There was a pop, spark, and the other lights on the fan went out. I checked the circuit breaker but it had not tripped. I tried turning the breakers off then on, but no luck. I checked all the GFI's in the house and none had tripped. There appears to be no power to the fan or its lights. The fan is on a wall switch.
Can you help identify and fix the problem? Thanks!
When the bulb shorted out, it damaged the wiring somewhere. If you have a dimmer, it is the most likely. Otherwise, it could be the wiring to the light kit, or the switch, or the light kit itself. You may need to get a cheap tester and see where you have power, and where you don't.
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