Recall: Hunter Fan Co. Recall of Humidifiers
CPSC, Hunter Fan Co. Announces Recall of Humidifiers WASHINGTON, DC- In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Hunter Fan Co., of Memphis, Tenn., is voluntarily recalling about 100,000 humidifiers. The motors in these humidifiers can overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Hunter Fan has received nine reports of the humidifiers' motors overheating, including one incident involving minor property damage. No injuries have been reported.
The recalled humidifiers have the following model numbers and date codes, which can be found on a label located on the back of the motor/switch housing (see example of the label below):
Discount, hardware and lighting stores; wholesale clubs; home centers; catalogs; and various online stores sold these humidifiers nationwide from August 2000 through February 2002 for between $50 and $120.
Consumers should stop using these humidifiers and unplug them immediately. Call Hunter toll-free at (800) 207-5982 anytime to arrange for a free replacement part or refund. For more information, consumer can log on to the company's website at www.hunterfan.com.
Models 33350, 33330, 33300
Label with model numbers and date codes
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