Inspiron 5000 Battery Module
What are the defects?
The batteries can overchage, potentially causing them to overheat, release smoke and possibly catch fire.
What should consumers do?
Consumers should remove the battery from their notebook computer and contact Dell immediately to determine if the battery is part of this recall. Contact is by: email at support.dell.com/i5000battery, or call 1800 505 190 (Australia) or 0800 935 525.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.