Apple—Macintosh iBook and PowerBook Batteries
What are the defects?
Batteries may overheat causing damage to the computer and, if the overheated battery comes into contact with combustible material, posing a fire hazard with a consequent risk of burns or other injuries.
What are the hazards?
Fire (risk of burns or other injuries).
What should consumers do?
Apple will contact customers and make arrangements to provide them with a replacement battery.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.