Broan-Nutone Ventilation Filters Recalled-Fire Hazard
Broan-Nutone has issued a recall for around 450 ventilation fans after it was discovered the fan motor can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
About the Recalled Broan-Nutone Fans
The Consumer Product Safety Commission stated the fans were sold in nine brands:
- Model Numbers: L500, L500K, L500KL, L500L, S97014819, S97014820, S99080487
- Twin City Fan
- Model Numbers: T500, T500L
- Model Numbers: VCDD050C, VCDD050I
- Acme Eng and Mfg Co
- Model Numbers: MVQL500, VQ500
- WW Grainger
- Model Numbers: 1AAD3, 4TR58, 4TR59, 4YG83
- Captive Aire
- Model Numbers: CFA500
- American CoolAir
- Model Numbers: CFL50A1151
- Solar and Palau
- Model Numbers: FFC500, FF500
- American Coolair Corp.
- Model Numbers: IL50LA1151
The fans were sold nationwide at heating, plumbing and building supply retailers for about $240. The CPSC has instructed consumers to immediately contact Broan-Nutone for a free replacement fan.