PSA Parts Pty Ltd—Two Power Replacement Li-Ion Laptop Battery Pack

Identifying features

LP1513040901MXXXX(X is serial No.)
Part Numbers CBI3036A or CBI3201A with the date codes below. The part number and date code can be found on a white sticker attached to the battery.
LP1513041701MXXXX (X is serial No.)
LP1513042701MXXXX (X is serial No.)
LP1513050901MXXXX (X is serial No.)
LP1513052402MXXXX (X is serial No.)

What are the defects?

There is a risk that a capacitor inside the battery can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.

What are the hazards?

Fire and burn hazard.

What should consumers do?

Fully discharge the battery and remove it from the laptop. Return battery to point of purchase for replacement. Consumers can continue to use the laptop by plugging in the AC adaptor to mains power supply until the battery pack is replaced.

Traders who sold this product

Sold nationally through computer and specialist battery stores. In addition, the batteries were sold online through various websites.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 17 April 2013 - 11 September 2013

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission