Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps Recalled by Carrier Due to Fire Hazard
November 07 2007
||An electric heater in the unit can break, posing a fire hazard to consumers.
||The units were sold with 208/230 and 265 volts, and have capacities of 7,000, 9,000, 12,000, and 15,000 BTUs.
||There have been five reports of electric heater failures, resulting in fires contained to the unit. No injuries have been reported.
||HVAC dealers and factory-direct sales.
||January 2002 through December 2006
||Consumers should stop using the heating mode of the recalled units until they are inspected in accordance with Carrier's inspection instructions, which can be found at www.carrierptacrecall.com. Consumers should contact Carrier to receive a free repair.
Contact Site: www.carrierptacrecall.com
||U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
|Brand Name||Product Name||Model Number||Serial Number
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