Amana, Daikin & Goodman Furnace Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Washington: Amana, Daikin & Goodman Furnace Recall [US]Goodman recalls an estimated 4,100 Gas-fired Furnaces due to suspected electrical grounding failure and consequential electric shock hazard. CPSC: http://ht.ly/cf1530bzUch

Direct link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/Goodman-Recalls-Furnaces

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain 80% efficiency Gas-Fired Furnaces sold under the Amana, Daikin and Goodman brand names used with home heating and cooling systems.

  • The recalled Furnaces have model numbers beginning AMEH80, DM80HE and GME8, as well as serial numbers beginning 1609, 1610, 1611 or 1612. The brand name is shown on the outside of the Furnace while the serial number is located on the label found by opening the Furnace door.

==> Always ensure all necessary safety precautions are followed prior to any furnace maintenance. Power to the Furnace must be switched off. If gas line repairs, maintenance or servicing is indicated, these operations must be performed by a qualified and licensed gas installation or repair technician.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s design and in-home presentation. Additional images of the recalled Furnace brands can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the CPSC, the blower motor in the Furnace is not grounded. This poses an electrical shock hazard to individuals servicing the units.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Gas-fired Furnaces, please do not use them. Instead, immediately contact Goodman for a free repair on the particular Furnace.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Goodman toll-free at 1-888-770-7126 from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Central Time, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, you can visit the company’s Web site at http://www.goodmanmfg.com and click on the “Product Recall” link at the bottom right hand corner of the page for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Electrical Shock hazards, please search for “shock” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Furnace hazard, please search for “furnace” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 17-145
Recalls Direct RIN: 8649-2017
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