Customer Reviews for Hunter Indoor/Outdoor White Universal Multi-Function Hand Held Ceiling Fan Remote

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Model #99372

Store SKU #1002310159

  • Universal remote works with most brands
  • Easy control of 3 fan speeds and full range dimming
  • Compatible with all dimmable light bulb types

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  • 4.3 out of 5 stars overall
72% of customers recommended.
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I went to HD and purchased two Hunter fans, the 46 in. Antero in brushed nickel, for my kitchen a...
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I went to HD and purchased two Hunter fans, the 46 in. Antero in brushed nickel, for my kitchen and bedroom. The first one in the kitchen went up just fine. The bedroom fan had a horrible high pitched hum to it, so I had to return it for a different one. No big deal I thought, every company has a faulty product once in a while. It was really annoying to have put it together and installed it and then had to return it, but whatever. I decided to order the 54 in. white model for my living room. I am pretty unhappy with this product. First of all, the smaller downrod was misshapen and unusable (see photo) so I was forced to either use the longer downrod or wait for a new one to be shipped. I decided to just use the longer downrod. It was very difficult to screw in because then paint/powdercoating was all over the threads and I was basically scraping it off the interior threads as I screwed the downrod in to the motor housing. Second, the whole fan is a nice white color, then they didn't bother to use white screws for the collar at the ceiling (see photo) so there are bright stainless steel screws visible when everything else is white. It's the little things that matter, and I feel like this was an oversight. Also, when they painted/powdercoated the metal paddles that hold the fan blades, it is way too thick inside the screwholes for the fan blades. This made screwing the fan blades in extremely difficult. The screws were not crossthreaded, I made sure of that. I had to push down extremely hard and really torque the screwdriver pretty hard in order to get about half of the fan blade screws in. It was made extra difficult by the fact that their screw heads are more of a phillips 2.5, so if I didn't push down extremely hard the bit would try to slip out of the screw head and strip it. I tried it with several screwdrivers, and it was the same result. I was using quality Klein and Milwaukee screwdrivers and bits, so it is definitely their phillips heads being too "loose" around the screwdriver bit. It was like this on all three fans, (two from in store, one from online) so that is just how their screws are. Overall, the fan is pretty quiet and it looks good. Installation was nowhere near as simple as one I installed a few days ago that was Home Decorations brand. I might recommend the brushed nickel model, but probably not this white model. Hunter needs to step up their QC and overall quality game.
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Response from HunterJanuary 12, 2021
Hello Jeff, Thank you for the feedback. I will pass this information along to our engineering teams so they can take it into consideration when designing future fans If you need any further help please reach out to us at 1-888-830-1326 or Customercare@hunterfan.com. ~Stacy HunterFans
Beautiful modern quiet fan...
Beautiful modern quiet fan
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Flush mount not flush against ceiling. Wobbles a bit,...
Flush mount not flush against ceiling. Wobbles a bit, probably return for standard mount (Channing?)
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Beautiful fan and it’s so quiet! Love it and...
Beautiful fan and it’s so quiet! Love it and I’m going to purchase another one for my other bedroom!
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Impressive Fan, Kinda Tricky Install
I needed a 12 inch down rod in my application and bought this Hunter. I originally bought a cheaper Hampton Bay (Holly Springs) but the generic down rod at Home Depot didn't work and had to returned it. BL: buy Hunter if you need a longer down rod. The down rod change out was simple. The tricky part is mounting the light kit to the motor. Screw in two screws halfway as they say. You have to be patient and work the light kit onto the two screws. The third one goes in last on purpose. Be careful as there is open slots that the third screw could fall in. Hint: tip the unit slightly at a 30 degree angle. The styrofoam base is handy to hold the unit. Masking tape the open holes if you are the cautious type or clumsy. Be sure to remove the tape after you get the third screw in. Important: Don't remove the black rubber bushings on the motor thinking that will help you get the light kit on. The next hard part is doing the light kit electrical connection. You have to connect it and carefully shove everything back in. There is a white metal lid cover for the electrical connections. It took me several attempts to get all the shoved in. After this... everything went great and fast. If you are a beginner this fan might be too challenging. Hint: You need a few different sized Phillips Head Screwdrivers to install.
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very quiet but difficult to install
This was one of the most diificult cieling fans I’ve ever installed. There is one screw that you can’t see if it is ligned up to make sure everything is tight that is time consuming and challenging. After installation it is very quiet and moves a lot of air (so far) bad news is when it is time to tighten the blades will need to deal with that one screw again. Hopefully they stay tight a long time as I dont know that I would fight it again. When they become loose I might replace the whole thing due to one screw
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Response from HunterOctober 20, 2020
Hello, Thank you for the feedback. I will pass this information along to our engineering teams so they can take it into consideration when designing future fans. If you need any further help please reach out to us at 1-888-830-1326 or Customercare@hunterfan.com.~Stacy HunterFans
Great fan
I love the look of this fan in my dining room. My husband prefers Hunter over Hampton Bay. It is easy to install. The directions were clear and it is well packaged. Has great lighting. I also bought the 60” for my sitting room.
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Love the sleek, clean lines of this fan. We bought this to replace an out of date ceiling fan an...
Love the sleek, clean lines of this fan. We bought this to replace an out of date ceiling fan and to have one with a light.
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Beautiful product, delivered to my front porch ahead of schedule. I hired an electrician to insta...
Beautiful product, delivered to my front porch ahead of schedule. I hired an electrician to install them (2) and it took about an hour each. The light fixtures were out-of-stock so I added a "mountain" front porch light.
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Nice fan , quite & well balanced. I installed...
Nice fan , quite & well balanced. I installed in a bedroom 10 x 12. Light brightness is adequate. The only “ complaint “ I have is that I wish the medium fan speed was a little faster. Slow speed is slow , very little air movement. High speed is fast, lots of air movement. Medium speed is closer to slow speed. I wish there was a little more air movement on medium. Overall happy with purchase.
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