Goodman Air Conditioner & Heat Pump Recall [US & Canada]


Canada FlagUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Goodman Air Conditioner & Heat Pump Recall [US & Canada]Goodman Company, LP, a Houston, Texas establishment recalls an estimated 537,400 Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners/Heat Pumps (“PTACs”) due to overheating and consequential risk of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

CPSC: http://ht.ly/5iAt30jk4Lc; HCSC: http://ht.ly/IH8k30jk5D0

Direct US link: https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2018/Goodman-Company-Recalls-Packaged-Terminal-Air-Conditioners-and-Heat-Pumps-Due-to-Burn-and-Fire-Hazards

Direct Canada link: http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/66086r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves certain Goodman, Amana, York International and Energy Knight branded Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps (“PTACs”).

The recalled PTAC units are beige and the brand name is printed on most of the units’ control covers. Models that begin with the following prefixes are included in this recall: EKTC15, EKTH15, PMC15, PMH12, PMH15, PTC15, PTH12, PTH15, UCYB15 and UCYH15.

Only units with the first four digits of the serial numbers in the range between “1001” and “1709” are affected. The model number and serial number are located on a label behind the front cover of the unit. Most of the recalled PTAC units are installed in hotels, motels, schools, apartment buildings and commercial spaces to provide room climate control.

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

According to the CPSC, the outdoor fan motors can overheat, posing burn and fire hazards.

Goodman has received nine (9) reports of PTACs catching fire, including one (1) report of smoke inhalation with medical attention.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled PTACs, please do not use them. Instead, please contact Goodman for a free repair kit and installation by an authorized technician. Commercial owners are being contacted directly and will be provided with free repair kits.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact Goodman toll-free at 1-888-803-0512 from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Central Time, Monday to Friday or visit the company’s Web site at https://www.amana-ptac.com/ and click on the “Recall Information” link for more information.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Air Conditioners, please search for “air conditioners” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected faulty and/or dangerous Heaters please search for “heater” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Burn Hazard, their components or their accessories, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to products made, marketed and/or sold by Goodman Company, LP, please search for “Goodman” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 18-098
HCSC ID number: RA-66086
Recalls Direct RIN: 9997-2018
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