Recalls and Service Alerts

Furnaces - Air Conditioners - Heat Pumps

Goodman Company Recalls Air Conditioner/Heat Pump (PTAC) Units Due to Fire Hazard

Type: Recall
Equipment: Air ConditionerHeat Pump
Recall or Alert Date: 08-27-2008
Serial Number: 08-602
Brands Affected: AmanaCenturyComfort-Aire

Description of Problem:

The PTAC's power cords can overheat, posing a burn or fire hazard. Goodman has received nine 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 PTAC 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.


Consumer Product Safety Commission