answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer
Copy

Ceiling fan right? Most cases it is.. There is a insulation seal with-in the casing of the light.. You can use the fan as much as you like.. but as soon as you turn the light on - you have a strong fish smell with in 30 minutes. Take the casing off and replace the seal. (most hardware stores will carry the part but call around first to avoid wasting time) there are a couple more possibilities here. if it is a fan, some of these units have a capacitor in them that will become defective and start to stink up the place. with light fixtures (with or without a fan involved) it is possible that the wattage rating of the lamps is too large and the fixture is "cooking". i have seen this happen to the point of charred crumbling sockets and the insulation/wire looking like a torch was taken to it ... the stink factor is pretty high. I've burned up a lot of electrical devices in my day, and I've never smelled a smell I would describe as "fishy." Before you go replacing and rewiring things, I would recommend simply shutting the power off and giving the offending fixture a good cleaning. Perhaps something got on it that is causeing the odor.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2007-06-12 07:23:34
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +5 pts
Q: Why would there be a fishy smell when the ceiling light is on in one of the bedrooms?
Write your answer...
Submit

Related Questions

Can you give me a sentence for fishy?

You smell fishy.


Does a yeast infection smell fishy?

No, a yeast infection typically does not smell fishy, but bacterial vaginosis, a common, non-contagious condition, does have a fishy odor.


Is it normal for a circumcised penis to smell fishy?

No it is not normal for any penis to smell fishy, Circumcised or not, simple daily cleaning even with just clear water, should prevent any "fishy smell."


Is Salmon suppose to smell real fishy?

No, a fresh fish has hardly any smell at all and as it gets older it begins to smell more and more fishy.


Why men sperms smell fishy?

No


Can semen make a vagina smell bad?

Yes it can give the vagina an odor. Semen has a smell and a vagina's have a smell so when that semen is sitting in the vagina, it causes a certain smell. Sometimes a light fishy.


Why do lemons cut the fishy smell?

the citric acid in the lemon neutralizes the fish oils thus breaking down the power of the fishy smell


Do hamsters normally smell fishy?

no, but fish do


How do penguins breath smell like?

fishy


Why do hermit crabs smell fishy when they die?

its the oceanic universal smell of dead


It it normal to have a smell during your period?

only a smell of blood not a fishy smell better go to gyn!!!!


Should pork chops smell fishy?

No. Throw them out.


How do you get rid of the fishy smell on a circumsized penis?

Higiene.


What causes fishy smell in sperms?

Not enough water


How does an apple smell?

like your mums fishy fANYY


What makes cows milk smell or taste fishy?

A fishy smell can be a flavor defect that is the result of fat oxidation. Oxidation can occur from exposure to light - sunlight and artificial. Cartons are supposed to be best at protecting the milk from the light as compared to glass or plastic bottles. There may be some milk products that have been fortified with Omega-3 (fish oil). Some people can pick up a fishy flavor in those products.


What happened to Connie Respress?

she started to smell herself and died of her own stanky fishy smell


Why do penguins smell fishy?

the same reason why fish smell like fish because of there habbitat.


What does a bottlenose dolphin smell like?

whenever i visit them at aquariums, they always smell salty and fishy


You find that you have a smell at times but a fishy smell but dont smell it till after you have had an orgasm?

The normal scent for a vagina is a kinda fishy smell so that is normal unless it smells like ritten fish. Then you probably have a yeast infection. To smell it after an orgasm is normal to since you have the vaginal fluids coming out.


How do you treat the fishy smell in your vagina area?

eat your vegetables.


What is wrong with your car if it has a fishy smell?

it might have a dead fish in it


Why does fish smell fishy?

because chocolate makes me happy


What causes a circumcised penis to smell fishy?

Not washing regularly.


How long does cooked shrimp last in the frig?

One day, maybe two. throw it out if it starts to smell fishy. One day, maybe two. throw it out if it starts to smell fishy.