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p0intblank
Aug 24, 2006, 12:45 PM
http://money.cnn.com/2006/08/24/technology/apple_recall/index.htm?cnn=yes

If my PowerBook is affected... I have to find out.



balamw
Aug 24, 2006, 12:46 PM
http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=227533

No. only 12" and 15"

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ricgnzlzcr
Aug 24, 2006, 12:48 PM
I hope this includes titanium powerbook batteries!!

ricgnzlzcr
Aug 24, 2006, 12:58 PM
They had a battery recall earlier I believe. So this is new?

extraextra
Aug 24, 2006, 01:18 PM
They had a battery recall earlier I believe. So this is new?

Yeah it's a new recall.

Danksi
Aug 24, 2006, 01:27 PM
Is there a link on the Apple site, to check your iBook?

EDIT: There's this link - http://support.apple.com/batteryprogram/

Benjamindaines
Aug 24, 2006, 01:43 PM
At least it's not 4 million :D

ricgnzlzcr
Aug 24, 2006, 02:27 PM
Is there a link on the Apple site, to check your iBook?

EDIT: There's this link - http://support.apple.com/batteryprogram/

I can't seem to follow that URL correctly

Benjamindaines
Aug 24, 2006, 02:40 PM
I can't seem to follow that URL correctly
https://support.apple.com/ibook_powerbook/batteryexchange/index.html

It's really slow, Apple must be changing it still.

Danksi
Aug 24, 2006, 02:42 PM
https://support.apple.com/ibook_powerbook/batteryexchange/index.html

It's really slow, Apple must be changing it still.

1.8Million users desperately trying to see if they're going to get a new battery!

Nermal
Aug 24, 2006, 02:42 PM
There is another thread about this.