GOODMAN AIR CONDITIONERS PROBLEMS

goodman air-conditioners

Information about the problems and breakdowns of Goodman air conditioners that were reported from 2014 to 2020.

Common problems: drain, fire, melting, smoke.

Faulty modules: heat pump.

Recalls

3 safety recalls announced

Goodman Company Expands Recall of Air Conditioning and Heating Units Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

  • Date: 2/17/2016

This recall involves Amana, Century, Comfort-Aire, Goodman and York International-branded Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps (PTAC), and Amana-branded Room Air Conditioners (RAC). The units are rated 230/208 volt, 3.5 kW and are most often installed through the walls of hotels, motels, apartment buildings and commercial spaces to provide room climate control. The RAC units are installed through the walls or windows of the same types of properties. The recalled units are beige and have serial numbers ranging from 0701009633 through 0804272329. Additionally, any PTAC and RAC units that have a beige power cord labeled with a four-digit date code in the MMYY format and ending in 06 or 07, or ranging from 0108 through 1808 are included in this recall.

Goodman Company Recalls Air Conditioning and Heating Units Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

  • Date: 8/27/2014

The recall involves Amana, Century, Comfort-Aire, Goodman and York International-branded Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps. The units are rated 230/208 volt, 3.5 kW and are most often installed in walls of hotels, motels, apartment buildings and commercial spaces to provide room climate control. The recalled units are beige with serial numbers ranging from 0701009633 through 0804272329.

Goodman Company Recalls Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps Due to Burn and Fire Hazards

  • Date: 3/1/2018

This recall involves Goodman, Amana, York International and Energy Knight branded Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps (PTACs). Models that begin with the following prefixes are included in this recall: EKTC15, EKTH15, PMC15, PMH12, PMH15, PTC15, PTH12, PTH15, UCYB15 and UCYH15. Only units with the first four digits of the serial numbers in the range between 1001 and 1709 are affected.

View All +

Problems

3 issues reported

Goodman

  • Date: 5/28/2014

The submitter reports that the packaged terminal air conditioner power cord melts. The submitter stated that a specific model is not included in the existing CAP, There are 70 of these units installed in public housing dwellings, with likely 15% failure rate so far.

Goodman GSX160601F

  • Date: 6/14/2020

82 YOM consumer reports that the air conditioner has a persistent problem with accumulating water and leaves inside the unit. Even after cleaning and removing the water it re-accumulates. The unit needs drainage holes and is a safety issue for bacteria and electrical issues.

Goodman PTC093B35AMBP

  • Date: 3/29/2020

Submitter reported that FD responded to scene d/t fire alarm activation. Crew found room full of smoke with problem identified as AC unit was smoking. Unit was unplugged. Unit was plugged in & appeared to be installed correctly. Same units were installed throughout hotel.

View All +