Amana Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps recalled due to burn and fire hazards
Immediately stop using the recalled product until the DigiAir compressor in the recalled PTAC units has been disabled by following instructions to disable it and contact Daikin Comfort Technologies Manufacturing, L.P. (DCT) to arrange a free repair of the unit by a qualified technician.
This recall involves Amana-branded Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps (PTACs) assembled with “DigiAir” modules. DigiAir modules are factory-installed make-up air systems with configurable dehumidification. Amana is printed on the unit’s control cover. The recalled units are beige and have a model number and serial number on a label that is located on the front of the PTAC unit just below the control board. The serial number is a ten-digit number and ranges from numbers starting with 1501 to 2212. All model numbers that begin with PMH or PMC are impacted.
The DigiAir module compressor can overheat, posing burn and fire hazards.
As of July 26, 2023, the company has received no reports of any issues with the products in Canada, and no reports of injuries. In the United States, the company has received 52 reports of issues with the DigiAir compressor including 10 resulting in fires, and no reports of injuries.
What you should do
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled product until the DigiAir compressor in the recalled PTAC unit has been disabled by following instructions to disable it and contact Daikin Comfort Technologies Manufacturing, L.P. (DCT) to arrange a free repair of the unit by a qualified technician. DCT is contacting all known purchasers directly.
For more information, consumers can contact Daikin Comfort Technologies Manufacturing L.P. by telephone toll-free at 1-844-309-1141 from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm CT , Monday through Friday, or visit the company website.
Joint recall with Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (US CPSC) and Daikin Comfort Technologies Manufacturing, L.P. (DCT).
Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.
Health Canada would like to remind consumers to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.
This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.
The company reported that 302 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and approximately 62,100 were sold in the United States.
Time Period Sold
The affected products were sold in Canada from January 2020 to October 2022.
Place of Origin
Manufactured in the United States.
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Daikin Comfort Technologies Manufacturing L.P. (DCT)