Important Furnace Recall Information

Ameristar is recalling certain furnaces sold through independent dealers from July 2016 through August 2016.

Description: This recall (number: 17-709) involves Ameristar brand furnaces manufactured in the U.S. and distributed by Trane U.S. Inc. of Tyler, Texas. The model and serial numbers of the recalled furnaces are printed on a white label on the left or right-hand side of the unit. The following model numbers are included in the recall:

  • M801P040AU24AAC
  • M801P060AU24AAC
  • M801P060AU36AAB
  • M801P080BU36AAC
  • M801P080BU48AAC
  • M801P100CU48AAC
  • M801P120DD60AAC
  • M801P120DU60AAB
  • M951P040BD24AAB
  • M951P040BU24AAB
  • M951P060BU36AAB
  • M951P065BD42AAB
  • M951P080BU42ABB
  • M951P085CD48AAA
  • M951P100CU48AAA
  • M952V060BD36ABA
  • M952V060BU36ABA
  • M952V080BU36ABA
  • M952V100CU48ABA

Hazard: The ground wire in the furnace’s junction box can become loose. If an electrical component then fails and short circuits, the unit poses a shock hazard.

Remedy: Consumers should contact Trane to receive a free replacement junction box and free installation. The firm is contacting customers directly. Consumers should avoid contact with the furnaces until the junction box is replaced.

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Consumer Contact: For more information consumers can contact Trane at 800-945-5884 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at and click on “Safety Recall” at the bottom of the page for more information.

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Consumer Information Hotline: Contact CPSC at this toll-free number if you have questions about a recall: 800-638-2772 (TTY 301-595-7054) 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. ET. Messages can be left anytime. Call to get product safety and other agency information and to report unsafe products.