PSA Parts Pty Ltd—Two Power Replacement Li-Ion Laptop Battery Pack

PRA number

2013/13887

Published date

Product description

Two models of replacement Li-Ion laptop battery pack to suit various Toshiba and Hewlett Packard laptops
CBI3036A & CBI3201A Recall Photo
Identifying features
LP1513040901MXXXX(X is serial No.) Part Numbers CBI3036A or CBI3201A with the date codes below. The part number and date code can be found on a white sticker attached to the battery. LP1513041701MXXXX (X is serial No.) LP1513042701MXXXX (X is serial No.) LP1513050901MXXXX (X is serial No.) LP1513052402MXXXX (X is serial No.)

Other identifying numbers

LP1513040901MXXXX(X is serial No.)
Part Numbers CBI3036A or CBI3201A with the date codes below. The part number and date code can be found on a white sticker attached to the battery.
LP1513041701MXXXX (X is serial No.)
LP1513042701MXXXX (X is serial No.)
LP1513050901MXXXX (X is serial No.)
LP1513052402MXXXX (X is serial No.)

What are the defects?

There is a risk that a capacitor inside the battery can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.

What are the hazards?

Fire and burn hazard.

What should consumers do?

Fully discharge the battery and remove it from the laptop. Return battery to point of purchase for replacement. Consumers can continue to use the laptop by plugging in the AC adaptor to mains power supply until the battery pack is replaced.

Traders who sold this product

Sold nationally through computer and specialist battery stores. In addition, the batteries were sold online through various websites.

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

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

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