This is very frustrating. I purchased a Hunter ceiling fan model Sanibel
made exclusively for Home Depot. Put it up yesterday and placed a
generic 60 watt lamp in the socket. Fan states that a 60 watt lamp is
max. I then attempted to attach the globe that covers the lamp. The
globe would not fit. I then replaced the bulb with a 60 watt GE, hoping
that the GE lamp might be slightly smaller. No joy. Same result with a
I just got off the phone with Hunter "Customer Service" who told me that
there is nothing wrong with the fan, and I will have to find smaller
bulbs. I told him that when I purchase something that says it houses a
60 watt light bulb I expect that it will fit. He again stated that there
is nothing wrong with the fan and that they do not manufacture light
bulbs. No possibility in their eyes that the globe mya have been shipped
out with a manufacturing defect. It is the fault of the light bulb, not
Customer service appears to be a bad joke with this company. I could
take the fan down and return it to the store, but after spending an hour
installing it, that would not be my preference. Guess I will have to
search for a smaller lamp. Sheesh.
As a child, my parents thought I was an idiot-savant.
Now, however, it is rather clear that I\'m simply an idiot.
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