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Honeywell Recalls Gamewell-FCI and Notifier Photoelectric Smoke Sensors Sold with Fire Alarm Systems Due to Failure to Alert of a Fire

  • Recalled “-IV” Intelligent Photoelectric Smoke Sensor
  • Recalled “-IV” Intelligent Photoelectric Smoke Sensor
  • Example product label indicating data code location
  • Example carton label indicating data code location
Name of Product:
“-IV” Intelligent photoelectric smoke sensors sold with fire alarm systems

The photoelectric smoke sensor can malfunction and cause the fire alarm system to fail to alert occupants in commercial buildings of a fire.

Recall Date:
June 21, 2019
About 22,000
Consumer Contact

Gamewell-FCI at 800-633-1311 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at and click on "Safety Bulletin" or contact Notifier at 800-289-3473 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or online at

Recall Details


This recall involves “-IV” Intelligent photoelectric smoke sensors sold with fire alarm systems installed primarily in commercial buildings; not sold to retailers or consumers. The smoke sensors are round, ivory in color, and measure four inches in diameter. The model number, date codes and Honeywell or Notifier are printed on the back label of the smoke sensor. The smoke sensors have the following brand names, model numbers, date codes, and configuration.






Date code range

Operating mode

Connected to Panels



8034 to 9013


S3 series and E3 series




















NFS-3030 and NFS2-3030












Consumers should immediately contact Gamewell-FCI or Notifier to receive a free replacement photoelectric smoke sensor.


None reported

Sold At:
Gamewell-FCI and Notifier distributors nationwide between March 2018 and January 2019 for about $115.
Honeywell International Inc., of Northford, Conn.
Manufactured In:
Recall number:
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