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Acorn cooker extractor fan I have just purchased a

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Acorn cooker extractor fan I have just purchased a replacement fan but the colour of wires are diferent the old fan has black,white,grey,blue and earth The new fan has black,white ,red brown no earth don’t what to connect can you help many thanks
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Appliance
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Hi I still have not had answer about wiring on my acorn cooker fan thanks
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 10 days ago.

I may be able to help but I will need further details - firstly note that Acorn have ceased trading but their hoods were made mainly by Elica who are still trading. Could you let me have the full model number please - Ian.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
New fan k271898 old fan 146h
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 10 days ago.

No I need the model number of the hood please, not the part number of the fan assembly

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Only number on there 1970
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 10 days ago.

Where did you get the new fan motor from, I may be able to track it back that way.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Spares to go via amazon thanks
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Spares to go via Amazon
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Hi sorry to text again Just check I’m talking about the motor not the hood
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 10 days ago.

Yes I understand this, but without the actual hood model number its difficult to track down the correct part and then back track it to the hood. Once I have the hood model I can access the wiring diagram. What I suggest you have been sent in a universal motor without fitting instructions?.

Customer: replied 10 days ago.
There is a wiring diagram inside cooker hood but can’t seem to send you a picture
Customer: replied 10 days ago.
Hi have taken photo of inside cooker hood of wiring diagram don’t know if will help but having problem sending picture so really no help sorry
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 9 days ago.

See if you can pull it off the hood without splitting it. You should then be able to photo it and get it across to me.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Please see attached wiring diagram