October 13, 2000Dell Computer Recalls Laptop
Rock, TX (SafetyAlerts) - Dell
Computer has announced it is recalling certain batteries that were sold for use with some
models of Latitude and Inspiron notebook computers. These batteries can short circuit,
even when the battery is not in use, potentially causing them to become very hot, release
smoke and possibly catch fire.
The recalled batteries were sold with the following models of Dell notebook computers:
The batteries were also sold
separately, including in response to service calls. The batteries were shipped to
customers between June 22 and September 15, 2000 (in North and South America) and between
June 22 and October 4, 2000 (in Europe, the Middle East and Africa).
For a diagram and instructions for visually inspecting your battery to determine if it is
part of the recall and how to safely return the battery please click visit the link below.
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