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GE Air Conditioning And Heating Units Recalled

4:46 PM, Jun 15, 2011   |    comments
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BETHESDA, Md., (WUSA) -- If you use a GE Zoneline air conditioner and heater, you should stop using it immediately.

General Electric and Sharp have recalled 90,600 of the units.

The appliances have an electrical problem and poses a fire hazard.  GE has received four reports incidents of the units smoking and catching fire. 

The recall covers GE Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners (PTAC) and packaged terminal heat pumps.

They were manufactured between January 2010 and March 2011 and priced from $1,000 to $1,200.

The GE logo is affixed on the control panel door.  The serial and model are printed on the rating plate. 

The Consumer Product Safety Commission says you should stop using the appliance immediately.

Contact General Electric, toll free at (866) 918-8771 between 8 am and 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday or go to their website, www.geappliances.com/products/recall

 

 

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