Air King America Recalls Wall-Mounted Range Hoods Due to Injury Hazard



This recall involves Air King Valencia wall-mounted range hoods in 30 and 36 inch widths. The Range hoods are approximately 18 inches high without the vertical exhaust duct cover. The affected range hoods are sold in the following finishes: stainless steel, white and black. The Air King name is located on the motor housing behind the removable grease filters. This recall only includes VAL and ESVAL series hoods. Model Product Name ESVAL30 Valencia Series 30” Range Hood ESVAL30B Valencia Series 30” Range Hood ESVAL30BL Valencia Series 30” Range Hood ESVAL30S Valencia Series 30” Range Hood ESVAL30SS Valencia Series 30” Range Hood ESVAL30W Valencia Series 30” Range Hood ESVAL30WH Valencia Series 30” Range Hood ESVAL36 Valencia Series 36” Range Hood ESVAL36BL Valencia Series 36” Range Hood ESVAL36S Valencia Series 36” Range Hood ESVAL36SS Valencia Series 36” Range Hood ESVAL36W Valencia Series 36” Range Hood ESVAL36WH Valencia Series 36” Range Hood TVWS930SS Valencia Series VAL30B Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL30BAB Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL30BLK Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL30S Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL30SAB Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL30SS Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL30W Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL30WAB Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL30WHT Valencia Series 30” Range Hood VAL36B Valencia Series 36” Range Hood VAL36BAB Valencia Series 36” Range Hood VAL36BLK Valencia Series 36” Range Hood VAL36S Valencia Series 36” Range Hood VAL36SAB Valencia Series 36” Range Hood VAL36SS Valencia Series 36” Range Hood VAL36W Valencia Series 36” Range Hood VAL36WAB Valencia Series 36” Range Hood VAL36WHT Valencia Series 36” Range Hood
Product:
Air King Valencia Wall-Mounted Range HoodsAbout 5,000 (In addition, about 3,240 were sold in Canada)
Inconjunction:
URL : http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2019/69004r-eng.php
Retailer:
Independent electrical supply distributors nationwide and online including HomeDepot.com, Lowes.com, Build.com and Amazon.com from 2009 through 2018 for about $550.
Recall Date:    Mar 21, 2019
Injury:
Air King America has received one report of a Valencia Range Hood coming loose from the wall soon after installation resulting in minor damage to the cook top. No injuries were reported.
Mfg:
Air King America, LLC, of West Chester, Pa..
Mfg Country:
United States
Recall ID:    8514
Last Published:    Mar 21, 2019
Official Site:    Link

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Emert Number:    19086
Emert Status:    Announced