AmanaPTAC DigiAir Recall

Important Safety Information

PTAC Units Recalled Due To Fire Hazard

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission - Fast Track Recall Alert with Health Canada

Recall Date: August 3, 2023

Release Number: 23-779

Daikin Comfort Technologies Manufacturing, L.P. Recalls Amana Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps Due to Burn and Fire Hazards
(Recall Alert)

Recall Summary

Name of Product: Amana Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners/Heat Pumps (PTACs) equipped with "DigiAir" modules

Hazard:The DigiAir module compressor can overheat, posing burn and fire hazards.

Remedy: Repair

Consumers should contact Daikin Comfort Technologies Manufacturing, L.P. (DCT) for instructions on disabling the DigiAir compressor in the recalled PTACs. Please follow the steps in this website to register your units, then contact a qualified technician to arrange for the free repair of the unit. More information will be provided after registration. DCT is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Consumer Contact: DCT toll-free at 844-309-1141 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at or and click on "RECALL" for more information.

Recall Details

Units: About 62,100 (In addition, about 302 were sold in Canada)

Description: This recall involves Amana-branded Packaged Terminal Air Conditioners and Heat Pumps (PTACs) assembled with “DigiAir” modules. DigiAir modules are factory-installed make-up air systems with configurable dehumidification. The recalled units are beige and have a model number that begins with PMH or PMC. Amana is printed on the unit's control covers and the model number appears on the label located below the control board.

Incidents/Injuries: DCT has received 52 reports of incidents with the “DigiAir” compressor, including 10 that resulted in fires. No injuries have been reported.

Sold at: Through direct sales and heating and cooling dealers nationwide from May 2015 through January 2023 for between $1,200 and $1,400.

Manufacturer: Daikan Comfort Technologies Manufacturing L.P. (DCT), of Houston, Texas

Manufactured In: United States

Note: Health Canada's press release is available at:


Recalled Amana PTAC unit

Recalled units have a model number that begins with PMH or PMC.

Label location

DIGIAIR Repair Procedure Video - English

DIGIAIR Repair Procedure Video - Spanish

Choose the Option Which Best Describes You

Commercial - Commercial Property (i.e. Hotel, Apartment Complex, Nursing Home, etc.)
Residential - Single Home or Dwelling
Reseller - Seller of HVAC Supplies and Parts

If you need assistance, please call a representative at the toll free number 844-309-1141 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. (Central Time) Monday through Friday.