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Recall - Harbor Breeze Ceiling Fan

Web posted on December 15, 2014

This recall involves the Harbor Breeze Belleisle Bay 52-inch (132-centimetre) ceiling fan in a brushed nickel finish with three blades, which comes with a remote control. It can be identified by model number 40120, item number 0424485, and UPC 671961402105, which can be found on the product packaging. Affected products were sold prior to December 1, 2014.

This product can also be identified by its model number listed on the certification label (Model: M52-3B/2LCR4E) found on the brushed nickel base of the product, that houses the motor.

Blades from the fan can crack and break off during use, posing a potential impact hazard to consumers.

Hong Kong China Electric Appliance Manufacture Co Ltd. has received six reports of blades breaking during use, however no injuries were reported. Health Canada has not received any reports of consumer incidents or injuries involving the fans.

The affected ceiling fans were sold from March 2013 to December 1, 2014. Approximately 4,626 units of the affected ceiling fans were sold at Lowe's stores across Canada and online at Lowes.ca.

The affected product was anufactured in China by Hong Kong China Electric Appliance Manufacture Co Ltd., Hong Kong and imported by Lowe's Companies Canada, ULC, Toronto, Ontario.

Consumers should immediately stop using the affected ceiling fans and contact the manufacturer's Customer Service Line for free replacement blades. Instructions for the removal of the existing blades and the installation of the replacements blades will be provided.

For more information and to obtain replacement parts, consumers may contact the manufacturer's dedicated customer service line toll-free at 1-800-643-0067 between 8:00 a.m. through 6:00 p.m. EST Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. EST on Friday.


For more information on this or other Health Canada consumer product advisories, warnings, and recalls, visit the website at hc-sc.gc.ca.

To report consumer product incidents to Health Canada, visit the website for reporting instructions.

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