Lennox Industries Recalls Ductless Heat Pumps Due to Fire Hazard



This recall involves three models of Lennox Ductless Single-Zone or Multi-Zone heat pumps. The model and serial numbers can be found on the nameplate on the side of the units. Only heat pumps with the following model and serial numbers are included in the recall: Model Number Serial Number MPA018S4M-1P 6915XXXXXX or 6916XXXXXX MPA048S4S-1P 6915XXXXXX or 6916XXXXXX MPA048S4M-1P 6915XXXXXX or 6916XXXXXX
Product:
Lennox Ductless Single-Zone and Multi-Zone heat pumpsAbout 1,650 (in addition, about 380 were sold in Canada)
Inconjunction:
URL : https://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2020/72035r-eng.php
Retailer:
Lennox independent dealers nationwide from January 2016 through November 2019 for between $8,700 and $15,550.
Recall Date:    Feb 27, 2020
Injury:
The firm has received two reports, both in Canada, of overheating. One report included a small hole in the heat pump motor due to melting and one report of the fan blade and motor catching fire. No injuries have been reported.
Mfg Country:
China
Importer:
Lennox Industries Inc. and/or Lennox Industries (Canada) Ltd., of Canada
Recall ID:    8757
Last Published:    Feb 27, 2020
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    20083
Emert Status:    Announced