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Recall: Air King Valencia Wall-Mounted Range Hoods

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On 2019-03-21, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Air King Valencia Wall-Mounted Range Hoods due to a potential Injury hazard. This product sold new beginning in 2009 for about $550.

About 5,000 units are involved in this range hood recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.

This was the 1st recall of products in the Ovens & Ranges / Stoves category in 2019. Since 2005, there have been approximately 20 similar recalls, involving about 1 million product units.

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Air King Valencia Wall-Mounted Range Hoods
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Company Contact Information:

Website: airkinglimited.com
Phone: 877-304-3785

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What is the problem?

The wall mounting anchors provided with the range hoods do not adequately secure the hood to the wall, posing an injury hazard to the consumer.

How can I tell if I own this product?

This recall involves Air King Valencia wall-mounted range hoods in 30 and 36 inch widths. The Range hoods are approximately 18 inches high without the vertical exhaust duct cover. The affected range hoods are sold in the following finishes: stainless steel, white and black. The Air King name is located on the motor housing behind the removable grease filters. This recall only includes VAL and ESVAL series hoods.

Model Product Name
ESVAL30 Valencia Series 30" Range Hood
ESVAL30B Valencia Series 30" Range Hood
ESVAL30BL Valencia Series 30" Range Hood
ESVAL30S Valencia Series 30" Range Hood
ESVAL30SS Valencia Series 30" Range Hood
ESVAL30W Valencia Series 30" Range Hood
ESVAL30WH Valencia Series 30" Range Hood
ESVAL36 Valencia Series 36" Range Hood
ESVAL36BL Valencia Series 36" Range Hood
ESVAL36S Valencia Series 36" Range Hood
ESVAL36SS Valencia Series 36" Range Hood
ESVAL36W Valencia Series 36" Range Hood
ESVAL36WH Valencia Series 36" Range Hood
TVWS930SS Valencia Series
VAL30B Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL30BAB Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL30BLK Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL30S Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL30SAB Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL30SS Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL30W Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL30WAB Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL30WHT Valencia Series 30 Range Hood
VAL36B Valencia Series 36 Range Hood
VAL36BAB Valencia Series 36 Range Hood
VAL36BLK Valencia Series 36 Range Hood
VAL36S Valencia Series 36 Range Hood
VAL36SAB Valencia Series 36 Range Hood
VAL36SS Valencia Series 36 Range Hood
VAL36W Valencia Series 36 Range Hood
VAL36WAB Valencia Series 36 Range Hood
VAL36WHT Valencia Series 36 Range Hood

These items were sold new+ at Independent electrical supply distributors nationwide and online including HomeDepot.com, Lowes.com, Build.com and Amazon.com from 2009 through 2018 for about $550.

What should I do if I own this recalled product?

First, stop using the item.

Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.

The CPSC provides the following remedy information:

Consumers should immediately stop using and inspect range hoods per the instructions provided at www.airkinglimited.com/recall to determine if included in recall. Air King will provide customers with recalled units free replacement wall anchors and repairs by a qualified technician.

Air King America toll free at 877-304-3785 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. E.T. Monday through Friday, email at AKVALrecall@airkinglimited.com or online at www.airkinglimited.com and click on Product Recall for more information.

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Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date

Air King America has received one report of a Valencia Range Hood coming loose from the wall soon after installation resulting in minor damage to the cook top. No injuries were reported.

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+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.

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Sources may include: Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Health Canada and companies involved with this or a related recall.

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