Is My Apple Laptop Affected by the Battery Recall?posted by MR WAVETHEORY at 8/24/2006 04:50:00 PM
The Wall Street Journal reported:
There have been nine reports of overheating, two reports of people receiving minor burn injuries, and seven other reports of minor property damage caused by batteries in Apple laptops, the CPSC spokesman added. How is possible that these batteries could have passed QA? The important thing is to get the battery replaced as soon as possible.
What do I do if I have a Defective Apple Battery?
Apple says affected batteries were sold with three models of Apple notebooks, and may have been purchased separately. Here are the part numbers for the batteries.
Visit www.apple.com/support/batteryexchange for more information.
How do I know if my Apple laptop is affected by the recall?
If you own the following laptops, you should visit the battery exchange site as soon as possible. The models affected are:
- 12-inch iBook G4: A1061
- 12-inch PowerBook G4: A1079
- 15-inch PowerBook G4: A1078 and A1148