Apple Computer—Macintosh Powerbook Batteries

What are the defects?

The batteries may overheat causing damage to the computer and, if the overheated battery comes into contact with combustible material, posing a fire hazard.

What are the hazards?

Overheating.

What should consumers do?

Apple will contact all PowerBook customers whose details it has in order to advise them of the recall and make arrangements to provide those customers who have an affected battery unit with a replacement battery.

Supplier
Apple Computer Australia Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission