Introduction

Use this guide to replace the power cord on a 1922 GE AOU fan.

Parts

Tip the fan to its side and remove the three size 8 screws using a 9/32 flat-head screwdriver. The screws may be brittle from age, so be careful.
  • Tip the fan to its side and remove the three size 8 screws using a 9/32 flat-head screwdriver.

  • The screws may be brittle from age, so be careful.

  • Take the bottom plate off the fan and set it aside.

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Remove the three number 8 screws that hold the switch in place.
  • Remove the three number 8 screws that hold the switch in place.

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Remove the switch, carefully sliding the speed lever out of its slot.
  • Remove the switch, carefully sliding the speed lever out of its slot.

  • Don't remove the switch too quickly or you can damage the head-wire.

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Once the switch is free, unscrew the two knurled nuts holding the wires in place.
  • Once the switch is free, unscrew the two knurled nuts holding the wires in place.

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Turn the switch over and unscrew the nut securing the wire with the 5/16 crescent wrench.
  • Turn the switch over and unscrew the nut securing the wire with the 5/16 crescent wrench.

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Remove the switch and set it aside, then pull the wire through the grommet.
  • Remove the switch and set it aside, then pull the wire through the grommet.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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