Numerous fans have been reported as overheating and smoking or having flames because the heater blades do not spin properly.
The fans are white and measure about 11 x 17 inches and were sold exclusively at Lowe’s stores and their website from September 2010 through March 2012 for about $90.
Model number 7109-01-L, Lowe’s item number 194492 and UPC code 820633985358 are printed on the fan’s packaging. A date code beginning with either 0, 11, 12 or 13 is printed on the fan’s housing, which indicates the fan was manufactured between August 2010 and March 2011.
If you own a recalled fan, stop using it and contact Delta Electronics Dongguan on their webpage or call toll-free at (855) 301-6578 between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET Monday through Friday to schedule a free repair.