Inspiron 5000 Battery Module

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Product description

Batteries sold with Dell Inspiron 5000e and Dell Inspiron 5000 Notebooks. The text "DELL" and "Made in Japan" or 'Cell made in Japan" also appears on a small blue label at the rear of the batteries.

Why the product is recalled

The batteries can overchage, potentially causing them to overheat, release smoke and possibly catch fire.

What consumers should 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, or call 1800 505 190 (Australia) or 0800 935 525.


Dell Computer Pty Limited

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Responsible regulator

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

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