Recalls and Service Alerts

Furnaces - Air Conditioners - Heat Pumps

Goodman Company Reannounces Recall of Air Conditioner/Heat Pump Units Due to Fire Hazard

Type: Recall
Equipment: Air ConditionerHeat Pump
Recall or Alert Date: 12-08-2009
Serial Number: 10-058
Brands Affected: AmanaCenturyComfort-Aire

Description of Problem:

The power cords on the PTACs can overheat, posing a burn or fire hazard.Goodman has received eleven reports of smoke or fire associated with the PTAC’s power cords. No injuries have been reported.

Affected Products:

The recall includes 5.0 kW Amana-brand, Comfort-Aire-brand and Century-brand Packaged Terminal Air Conditioner units with model numbers PTxxx3x50xx (Amana) and EKTxxx-150x (Comfort-Aire and Century) and serial numbers 0702112056 through 0804237539. The model and serial numbers are located on the control board plate found under the PTAC unit’s front cover.

Source:

Consumer Product Safety Commission