Replaced two in my daughters house that were same brand but were about 40 years old (assuming they were original with house). Wasn't sure of old model number (no numbers visible), but was able to keep old housing (so didn't need to get in attic) and just replace fan/light components and light cover. Components were direct replacements. Good product, but they need to improve to where it can be installed without getting into attic for complete replacements. All but one of the old components still worked, so keeping those as spares, but covers had aged/yellowed and one light cover had fallen off and broke. Not bad for 40 year old fan/light/heater system.
I will agree with others it is loud. Replaced one we bought 30 years ago. The person that put this one in could not get all 3 on a separate switch.. The old one had it's on switch on the wall, but he said this one you had to connect the vent and light together. Reading other comments I'm not sure he was correct. But it works and I am glad to have heat in my bathroom again.
It does not work, I have to return it. I had to call an electrician in to confirm this.
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Response from NuToneCustomerSupportDecember 18, 2020
We are sorry to hear this model 659 was not working and had to be returned. If you should ever have an issue like this in the future, please call our Technical Team directly at 800-637-1453 so we can troubleshoot the issue with you. Our Team is available from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM CST, Monday-Friday and would be happy to assist you.
The package I received came complete with the exhaust fan, light assembly, and heater. The heater assembly of my original bathroom Broan unit recently became faulty after 20 years of use. I replaced all three components and they were extremely easy to install. My "old" Broan unit works and looks like new.