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680100 CFM, 4.0 Sones Bathroom Fan/Incandescent Light

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  • Broan features classic ventilation fan/light combinations which easily fit any décor. Why stop at just powerful ventilation when you can add extra lighting to help brighten any room?
    • 100 CFM 4.0 Sones
    • Centrifugal blower wheel
    • 4-pole motor
    • Bright 100-watt lighting capacity. Bulb not included
    • Shatter-resistant light diffusing lens
    • Type IC (Insulation Contact). Quality Broan features and easy installation make this an extremely popular series
    • Designer styled white polymeric grille complements virtually any decor
    • Plug-in, permanently lubricated motor
    • Efficient polymeric fan impeller
    • Mounting ears offer quick, sturdy installation
    • UL listed for use over bathtubs and showers when connected to a GFCI-protected branch circuit
    • Polymeric duct connectors with tapered sleeves for easy, positive ducting
    • All models are available in single packs or Project Paks
    • Use with Model 68W (White) or 68V (Ivory) two-function control (available separately)
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  • Baths up to () Sq Ft90
    Ceiling InstallationYes
    CFM @ 0.10"100
    CFM @ 0.125"N/A
    CFM @ 0.25"N/A
    ColorWhite
    CSANo
    cUL ListedNo
    Duct DirectionHorizontal
    Duct Size4"
    ENERGY STAR® qualifiedNo
    Globe Glass ColorN/A
    Grille FinishWhite Polymeric
    Grille Length10-5/8"
    Grille Width11-1/8"
    Heater wattageN/A
    Housing Dimensions L x W x H8" x 8-1/4" x 5-3/4"
    Housing Height5-3/4"
    Housing Length8"
    Housing Width8-1/4"
    Humidity SensingNo
    HVI CertifiedYes
    Light Bulb Quantity1
    Light Bulb Wattage100 Watts
    Light Bulbs IncludedNo
    Lighting TypeIncandescent
    MaterialPolymeric
    Minimum construction space required2x6
    Motor engineered for continuous operationNo
    NightlightNo
    Product Weight7 lbs
    Project PackNo
    Rated Amps2.2
    Rated Sones - VerticalN/A
    Rated WattsN/A
    Sones4.0
    UL Listed for use over bathtubs or showers when connected to a GFCI circuitYes
    Wall InstallationNo
    Warranty1 Year
    Watts @ 0.1"N/A
    Watts @ 0.25"N/A
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    Grill not flush with ceiling

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    ttfo
    Indiana, USA
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    Not sure the model, but it is a Broan Heat, Light and fan about 6 years old. A contractor installed it and the grill was never flush with the ceiling. I removed the grill to repaint the ceiling and was going to fix it so it was flush, but the grill has a lip on it that prevents it from being flush. Is it suppose to be down from the ceiling or do I need to cut the hole bigger. I cannot find a model # or instructions.
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    Thank you for your question on the exhaust fan/heater/light combo. We cannot give you specific information without a model number, but normally when the grille does not fit tight to the ceiling it is because the ceiling is not flat or the unit housing is not installed properly. The bottom of the unit housing should be flush with the finished side of the ceiling. If the unit is installed above the ceiling dry wall, the springs will not pull the grille up properly. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for further assistance.
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    Do you make a fan/light combo that can be installed into the 678 housing? There is no access above this unit. Thanks
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    Thank you for your question on the model 678 exhaust fan/light. The only parts available to fit in the 678 unit housing would be the original replacement parts. For your application you would need to completely remove the 678 from the ceiling and replace it with another model.
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    Thank you for your question on the models 679 exhaust fan/light. The angle on the damper will turn back towards the fan when closed. Please contact Technical Support with further questions at 800-558-1711.
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    What is the distance that the grill projects below the ceiling?

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    Rod
    CA
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    Replacing an existing Broan 678 from 1980's and need a fan/light combo that projects no more than about 3/4" below the ceiling to clear cabinet doors in a small room.
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    Thank you for your question on the exhaust fan/light combos. Your choices are very limited but model 791LED is an excellent choice for it's compact grille and light.
     
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    What motors replace 678-F/678 F-F?

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    Chicago Homeowner
    Chicago, IL, USA
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    I have three Broan ventilation fan/light combo units installed in my home [one in each of three bathrooms]. All are model 678-F/678 F-F with room-only access, and all appear to have been installed by the homebuilder in 2001 [I'm not the original owner].

    The light in the master bathroom's unit continues to operate, but the motor recently stopped spinning and started emitting a troublesome drone when switched "on" [we're leaving it off until it's repaired]. I'd prefer to upgrade to something with more than 50 cfm and dimensions identical to those of the current unit's housing, however, after reading several other questions and answers on the website, I've gleaned that it would not be possible to install any of the compatible, more-powerful units from the room [attic-access isn't possible]. Therefore, I assume, my only choice is to repair this one.

    My questions are as follows:

    1.) As I've stated, attic access isn't an option in my case. Is it possible to replace the motor in my Broan light/fan combo model 678-F/678 F-F from the room by removing the grill, light bulb and light reflector?

    2.) The sticker inside the housing of my unit identifies the existing motor assembly as part number 97012040, but no part with that number exists on the Broan "Shop-For-Parts" website. Other consumers with model 678-F/678 F-F have been advised by Broan Customer Service that the appropriate replacement motor assembly is part number 97012028 [which I found quickly on the Broan parts website]. Is 97012028 the correct replacement part for my model?

    3.) Assuming part no. 97012028 is correct, can you identify any other replacement motors capable of 60 cfm or higher that are compatible with my Broan exhaust fan/light combo model 678-F/678 F-F?

    4.) Regardless of cfm, are there any other Broan motor(s) [such as part number 97012038] that qualify as replacement motors for model 678-F/678 F-F?

    Thank you for your assistance.
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    Thank you for your question on the model 678F exhaust fan/light. The motor is replaceable from the room side and you would not need to access the unit from above. The old motor number (97012040) has been changed to 97012038 and you can get it through the “Shop for Parts” link at the top of our web site. If you need more CFM, you would need to completely remove the 678 from the ceiling and install a different model. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for further assistance.
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