Oscillating Fan Turns On By Itself?

I walked into the bedroom and my oscillating fan turned on by itself when it was totally in the off position, turned back off by itself, and then turned back on. I unplugged the fan and puzzled as why the fan did this. Could it be a problem with the outlet or a power surge?



Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

August 29, 20130 found this helpful

It is possible that your remote for the fan is hidden and is touching something around it. Check when it turns on or off. You may be sitting on it.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
March 24, 20200 found this helpful

This just happened to me. I fell asleep after turning mine off and when I woke up just now it was on. I dont remember waking up to turn it back on (which means I was dead asleep) and no one can enter my room. It's not remote operated, you've got to turn a knob in order to set it/turn it on and off


I probably sound crazy, but I know I took it off, it was way to cold and I always remember turning it back on

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

In This Page
Home and Garden Repair AppliancesAugust 27, 2013
Thanksgiving Ideas!
Halloween Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCoronavirusCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2022-10-16 10:48:35 in 1 secs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2022 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.