Lenovo—IBM branded ThinkPad notebook PCs—Batteries that were sold with or for use with laptops.
What are the defects?
If the notebook personal computer is struck forcefully on the corner, such as from a direct fall to the ground, the battery pack can overheat and pose a potential fire hazard.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
To determine whether their battery is the subject of this recall customers should contact Lenovo by visiting www.lenovo.com/batteryprogram 24 hours a day or by calling 131 426 (toll free) between 9am and 9pm AEST 7 days a week.
- 1 November 2005 - 28 February 2007
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.