Visual Comfort recalls Maverick Coastal outdoor ceiling fans

Photo source: CPSC

The fan’s blade can crack or break and fall off

Visual Comfort of Skokie, Ill., is recalling about 6,600 Maverick Coastal 60-inch outdoor ceiling fans sold in the U.S., and Canada.

The fan’s blade can crack or break and fall off, posing an impact injury hazard.

The firm has received nine reports of fan blades cracking or breaking. No injuries or property damage have been reported.

This recall involves Visual Comfort’s Maverick Coastal 60-inch outdoor ceiling fans sold in white and black finishes.

Model number 3MGMR60XXX is printed on a white label located at the top of the fan motor.

The fans, manufactured in Taiwan, were sold at Home Depot, Circa Lighting and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com, Build.com, Wayfair.com and others from January 2021, through November 2023, for about $850.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled ceiling fans and contact Visual Comfort to obtain free replacement new blades.

If consumers are unable to install the blades, they should schedule installation of the repair kit by a certified electrician.

Once the repair kit has been installed, consumers should send the invoice for the installation charges to Visual Comfort to receive a reimbursement check in the full amount of the cost of the service.

Consumers may contact Visual Comfort toll-free at (888) 475-1136 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, by email at techlightingcs@visualcomfortco.com; or online at www.visualcomfort.com/recall for more information.

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