I have installed a remote controlled for my ceiling fan a few months ago. Ceiling fan light turning off by itself. Then it will turn on by itself sometime later. Hello, So I've come to a strange predicament with a Harbor Breeze Springfield ceiling fan that was installed approximately 2.5 years ago. In the ceiling was a really thick white wire and a red wire. Troubleshooting a Hunter Ceiling Fan. We have had five Hampton Bay ceiling fans in our home for about 6 years, and have never had any them do anything out of the ordinary. Possible cause is that it is usually the remote control receiver has interference from another source which may require receiver and handset settings to be changes. For no obvious reason sometimes the light will turn on/off by itself. The outlets all work and I have turned the breaker off and on but it doesn't resolve the issue. No new electricals with remotes in the house. The problem only affects all the wall plugs; the ceiling lights all stay on. Don’t call the Ghost Busters just yet. 3 - The fan or light functions on its own accord which means it turns itself on randomly. Only the electricity on some of the breakers goes out. Hunter ceiling fans are known and trusted worldwide for their reliability. I changed the battery in the remote but problem still persists. My ceiling fan has a remote. Also sometimes the fan will go from low to high by itself. On the rare occasion there is a problem it can come as a bit of a shock especially as it usually happens after a period of non-use through the winter once the weather starts to warm up. But for the past couple of days the lights have been turning on and off by themselves, even while the remote is in clear view and nothing is touching it. It worked fine until recently when the fan's power would turns off completely by itself (all lights and fan shut down). the electric goes off and back on by itself without tripping the breakers. 1 Posts . Installed Hampton Bay Redington 3 ceiling fan/light. If two or more ceiling fans have the same frequency they can be controlled by either fan’s remote, which can have a range of 40 to 50 feet. Not sure if this is the right place to post this, but I am having an issue with a ceiling fan and light turning off randomly. Any ideas? This can be happening because of the frequency on your fan is set to the same frequency as someone else’s close to your home. I am not sure if the wife's could be connected wrong or not? Discussion Starter • #1 • Jul 12, 2012. And they don't all turn on at the same time, or off. From the lazy-but-totally-awesome files: Here are two solutions for making your fan automatically turn on once the air reaches a certain temperature, so you don’t have to move a muscle. No one using other fans in the house. When it goes off I turn the switch on and off and it doesn't do anything. When that happens, I have to get up and manually reset the fan by using the wall switch (turns off and on) then the power would come back on. I just hooked up a new ceiling fan but when I turn it on the lights go after just one minute. 3 levels. Or, you might have another brand of ceiling fan that is doing this. Is your Hampton Bay ceiling fan turning on and off by itself? When installed the wall swithch was a dimmer switch but the fan hummed so I changed the wall switch to a regular on/off switch, which stopped the humming. Is your ceiling fan turning on and off on its own, even when you’re not in the room? we replaced some of the breakers, but problem still continues. Most ceiling fan remote controls come with the factory set frequency. Low, med and high No lights connected For the last week it has been turning itself on to high randomly every few hours. The factory set frequency its own accord which means it turns itself on to randomly... 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