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BRIEF-U.S. CPSC says Carrier expands recall of packaged terminal air conditioners, heat pumps due to fire hazard
February 23, 2017 / 6:08 PM / 9 months ago

BRIEF-U.S. CPSC says Carrier expands recall of packaged terminal air conditioners, heat pumps due to fire hazard

Feb 23 (Reuters) - U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission:

* Carrier expands recall of packaged terminal air conditioners and heat pumps due to fire hazard

* As part of recall, Carrier has received 14 additional reports of overheating; no injuries have been reported in the additional incidents

* Expanded recall involves packaged terminal air conditioners, packaged terminal heat pumps sold under the bryant, carrier and fast brand names

* Recall involves about 94,000 units (in addition, about 285,000 previously recalled in Dec 2015, 185,000 were previously recalled in Nov 2007) Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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