Name of product:
Harbor Breeze Bath Fans with Heater and Light
Hazard:

The fan's heater blades can fail to rotate properly, causing the fan to overheat and posing a fire hazard.

Remedy:
Repair
Recall date:
June 28, 2012
Units:
About 68,000
Consumer Contact:

For additional information, contact Delta Electronics Dongguan toll-free at (888) 979-9889 between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday, or visit the firm's website at http://www.deltabreez.com/ContactUs.html

Recall Details

Description:

This recall involves plastic Harbor Breeze bathroom fans with a center light and a heater. The fans are white and measure about 11 x 17 inches. Model number 7109-01-L, Lowe's item number 194492 and UPC code 820633985358 are printed on the fan's packaging. A date code beginning with either 0, 11, 12 or 13 is printed on the fan's housing, which indicates the fan was manufactured between August 2010 and March 2011.

 
Remedy:

Consumers should stop using the recalled bathroom exhaust fans immediately and contact Delta Electronics Dongguan to schedule a free repair by a trained service technician.

Incidents/Injuries:

The firm has received 11 reports of the fan overheating with smoking or flames within the fan housing, including three reports of minor property damage.

Sold Exclusively At:

Lowe's stores nationwide and at www.lowes.com from September 2010 through March 2012 for about $90.

Manufacturer(s):

Delta Electronics (Dongguan) Co. Ltd., of China

Manufactured In:
China
Recall number:
12-212