HP Expands Recall of Batteries for HP and Compaq Notebook Computers Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

Discussion in 'Apple, Inc and Tech Industry' started by rshrugged, Jan 25, 2017.

  1. rshrugged macrumors 6502a

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    http://www.wmur.com/article/amherst-family-warns-others-after-hp-computer-battery-explodes/8637071

    US Consumer Product Safety Commission report:
    https://www.cpsc.gov/Recalls/2017/h...atteries-for-hp-and-compaq-notebook-computers
     
  2. keysofanxiety macrumors 604

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    Another recall... is this an extension of the previous recall, or a new one? There have been HP battery recalls for as long as I can remember; well, since the company I work for stopped supplying HP dv6 laptops. That must have been at least five and a half years ago.
     
  3. rshrugged thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    Between cords, chargers and batteries, there's been quite a few recalls. This particular one is an expansion of the recall originated in June 2016.

    From the US CPSC link (Recall number: 17-071):
     

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