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690NTBath Fan Upgrade Kit 60CFM; Ventilation Fan with White Grille

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  • The NuTone bath fan upgrade kit lets you substantially increase the performance of your existing fan in just 10 minutes. Improve power up to 20%, reduce the sound level up to 50%, and upgrade the appearance of your economy fan quickly and easily. Replaces NuTone models 693, 695 and 696N.

    • 60 CFM helps reduce humidity to prevent or eliminate fogged mirrors and manage moisture in bathrooms up to 55 square feet, so your vision will be clear and your surroundings will be comfortable
    • A 3.0 Sone rating will be a noticeable improvement to enhance all around comfort
    • Kit contains a choice of motor plates to suit multiple models, a plug-in fan motor and blower wheel, wrench and new grille providing all the parts you need to upgrade, without the hassle of replacing the whole housing. No ducting or electrical work is required
    NuTone 690NT Upgrade Kit replaces only the models listed below:
     
    If your grille looks like this:   The fan is very likely one of these models:   Housing Dimensions:
     

    Broan 670, 671, 688, 689 

    Nautilus N671, N688

      Broan
    670, 671, 688, 689

    Nautilus
    N671, N688
     

    7-1/2"x7-1/4" only

    * 8" x 8-1/4" are not compatible

     

     

    NuTone 693, 695 

      NuTone
    693, 695, 696N
      7-1/2"x7-1/4"
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    8"x7-1/4"
     
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  • Baths up to () Sq Ft55
    Ceiling InstallationYes
    CFM @ 0.10"60
    CFM @ 0.25"N/A
    ColorWhite
    CSANo
    cUL ListedNo
    Duct DirectionHorizontal
    Duct SizeN/A
    ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2014No
    ENERGY STAR® qualifiedNo
    Globe Glass ColorN/A
    Grille DiameterN/A
    Grille FinishWhite Polymeric
    Grille Length9-3/8"
    Grille Width10-3/4"
    Heater WattageN/A
    Housing Dimensions L x W x HN/A
    Housing HeightN/A
    Housing LengthN/A
    Housing WidthN/A
    Humidity SensingNo
    HVI CertifiedYes
    Light Bulb QuantityN/A
    Light Bulb WattageN/A
    Light Bulbs IncludedNo
    Lighting TypeNo Light
    Minimum construction space requiredN/A
    Motion SensingNo
    Motor engineered for continuous operationNo
    NightlightNo
    Product Weight (Pounds)2.1
    Project PackNo
    Rated Amps1.2
    Rated Sones3
    Rated Sones - VerticalN/A
    Rated WattsN/A
    Sones 6" to 4" reducerN/A
    UL Listed for use over bathtubs or showers when connected to a GFCI circuitNo
    Wall InstallationNo
    Warranty1 Year
    Watts @ 0.1"N/A
    Watts @ 0.1" (Max CFM)N/A
    Watts @ 0.25"N/A
  • Rated 4.7 out of 5 by 38 reviewers.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Easy to install; good value for the cost. I'm replacing a 23-year-old Broan Bathroom Vent fan that got quite noisy over the years. Removal of old unit and installation of the upgrade was easy. My old unit was rated 2.0 Sones vs. the 3.0 Sone rating of the upgrade, but it seems quieter than the old unit. The increased air flow was noticeable. The NuTone upgrade kit was a very cost effective way to upgrade a bathroom fan. I'm strongly considering upgrading another vent fan in a walk-through bathroom. March 22, 2014
    Rated 4 out of 5 by Upgrade kit works fine The unit is reasonably easy to install. Fits just fine. I wish it would draw more air flow, but that is likely more characteristic of the model not the replacement fan kit. March 15, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Good instructions, was as quiet as I expected. Replaced one in my other bathroom. Your product met all expetations. Very quiet and that was the main reason for my purchase. Regards, Bob Sternot March 14, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Ease of Installation I chose this product due the ease of installation with the various adapters that came with the product. The installation was easy and replacing the old fan was not a problem. There was no need for any modifications to the wiring and will use this product when I need to replace my other ventilation fans. Kudos to Nutone for making a product with the consumer in mind. March 14, 2014
    Rated 2 out of 5 by easy to install The product was easy to install however the noise was still too loud for the small bath. If the noise level on the upgrade was lowered the product could've been a homerun. I have since replaced the whole fan system with a different brand which is a much quieter fan. March 13, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by This product has great features. Reasonably priced replacement fan that increased ventilation and reduced noise. March 11, 2014
    Rated 4 out of 5 by Ungrade to builder's install Moves more air, quieter and better looking grill that collects less dust March 10, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by very quiet and easy to install fan. Replacement fan very easy to plug in and install replacing old fan. Much quieter than previous model and more efficient March 10, 2014
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    Can I use this kit instead of Kit C350BN?

    I have a Mercury by Nutone C-350C2 B unit can I use this kit to "upgrade' to 60 CFM over the C350BN's 50CFM?
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    Thank you for your question on the model C-350C2 exhaust fan. The 690NT is not designed to be used with the C-350C2. You must use the C350BN.
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    NuTone technical support requested that due to the age of the C350C2-B unit that you contact them directly for further discussion. They can be reached at 1-888-336-6151. Thank you.
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    I successfully installed the 690NT upgrade kit into my C-350C2-B. Everything fit perfectly, except my old housing didn't have the tabs to hold the plastic sheet in place, to help direct the airflow.
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    This is Justin again - Is there a reason why? I've measured the dimentions for both and they are identical.
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    This kit will work with the following models:

    695
    696N
    693
    670
    671
    688
    689
    N671
    N688
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    the product web site lists ten models it works with.
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    Hi,
    I want to upgrade my 30-year old NuTone bathroom exhaust unit with a replacement motor kit. My exhaust far looks like a 690-type, but the fan is a propeller type. The replacement product seems to come with only a squirrel cage (round) fan.

    Is that the correct replacement for my old motor/fan unit?

    Thank you.
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    Thank you for your e.mail. We appreciate your business. Before you purchase the 690NT up-grade kit, please note that it can only be used on the following models:
    Broan models: 670, 671, 688, and 689.
    NuTone models: 693, 695, and 696N.
    You have indicated the unit is 30 years old. I would suggest that you contact our Customer Service Department at 888-336-3948, and discuss if replacement parts might be an option. Thanks, again.
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    The "squirrel cage" will move twice the air per rotation of the motor drive. You will like the result. Make sure mounting box does not obstruct the vent. My old one was poorly installed. Glad I corrected it.
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    Fan quit running. Unit is over 30 years old. Tag says: "695P B unit, use with 690AP A units only. 1.5 amp, 70 CFM". It has a squirrel cage fan. Housing measures 8" x 7-1/4". What should I order? Is there any kind of upgrade available?
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    1 year, 1 month ago
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    Thank you for the question on the 695P. I’m sorry, but the motor is no longer available for this unit and there are no replacements. You will need to completely remove the current unit and replace it with another model.
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    Answer: 
    This unit come with two brackets to match the two common box sizes: the 7 1/2 x 7 1/4, and the 8 x 7 1/4. this is a nice quiet unit that moves lots of air, if your vent is not obstructed. My builder mounted the box to obstruct the vent. Brilliant!. I installed this upgrade a year ago. EZ. Quiet and efficient.
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    Thank you for your question on the model 690NT exhaust fan. If you currently have a Mercury model 690, the 690NT will not work with this model. The replacement power unit assembly (motor mounting bracket, motor and blower wheel) for this model would be the C350BN and you can get it through the “Shop for Parts” link at the top of our web site page.
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    Answer: 
    I bought and installed the nutone 690NT. It was the same model that was previously installed. The new one also has an A after the 690NT as listed on the fan.
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