Hewlett-Packard and Compaq—Notebook Computer Battery Packs
What are the defects?
There is a risk of cell overcharge in the battery packs. The result may be failure of the battery pack, with the cell rupturing and/or releasing gas pressure and thermal energy, melting the plastic and producing smoke and/or fire.
What are the hazards?
What should consumers do?
To determine whether you battery pack is affect either visit www.hp.com/support/BatteryReplacement or call the national phone number 13 10 74.
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.