Daikin Streamer Air Purifiers Recalled due to Overheating Circuit Board, Fire Risk
Daikin is recalling about 750 air purifiers in the U.S. and Canada.
The circuit board can overheat and cause the purifier to catch on fire. No injuries or incidents have been reported.
The recall affects Daikin brand streamer portable air purifiers, model number MC75KSU. The air purifiers are portable and are designed to remove dust, particles and allergens from indoor air in the home or office. The model number is located on a rating plate on the lower right side of the units.
They were sold by Goodman Manufacturing and other HVAC contractors to consumers and online from December 2010 through October 2014 for about $540.
Consumers should immediately unplug the recalled air purifiers and contact Daikin for a full refund or a free replacement air purifier.
Consumers can contact Daikin at (888) 624-1908.