About 450 in U.S. (in addition, 200 were sold in Canada)
This recall involves L500 series fans designed to circulate air in and out of a home or building. The fans were sold in nine brands and have the model information printed on the specification label affixed to the blower assembly. Fans included in the recall are:
|Brand Name||Model Number|
|Broan||L500, L500K, L500KL, L500L, S97014819, S97014820, S99080487|
|Twin City Fan||T500, T500L|
|Acme Eng and Mfg Co||VQL500, VQ500|
|WW Grainger||1AAD3, 4TR58, 4TR59, 4YG83|
|Solar and Palau||FFC500, FF500|
|American Coolair Corp.||IL50LA1151|
Consumers should immediately turn off and unplug the recalled fans and contact Broan to receive a free replacement fan.
Heating, plumbing and building supply retailers nationwide and online from February 2016 through March 2016 for about $240.
Broan-NuTone LLC, of Hartford, Wis.