HP Notebook Batteries Recall

14 June 2016

Risk

Batteries may overheat, posing a risk of fire.

Description

Batteries shipped with specific HP, Compaq, HP ProBook, HP ENVY, Compaq Presario, and HP Pavilion Notebook Computers.

Sold worldwide from March 2013 through August 2015,

Batteries were also sold as accessories or spares or provided as replacements through Support.

What To Do

If you have an affected battery pack, stop using it immediately and contact HP for a free replacement.

Please see the following HP website to check your battery and for further information:

https://h30686.www3.hp.com/?lang=en-GB

Electrical Safety First recommends that anyone who discovers they have an electrical item that has been recalled should stop using it until it has been checked by the manufacturer.

Model numbers

Affected Battery Bar Codes:

BZLU^^^^^^^^^          6CGFK^^^^^^^^^       

6CGFQ^^^^^^^^^       6CZMB^^^^^^^^^

6DEMA^^^^^^^^^      6DEMH^^^^^^^^^      

6DGAL^^^^^^^^^       6EBVA^^^^^^^^^

 

Potentially affected notebook computers:                                 

HP Compaq CQ45 (B)             HP Compaq CQ58 (B)                                                                      

HP ENVY dv6 (G)        

                                                                             

HP Pavilion 14 (S)   HP Pavilion g4 (S)  HP Pavilion 15 (S)           

HP Pavilion g6 (S)   HP Pavilion 17 (S)  HP Pavilion g7 (S)                              

                                        

HP 240            HP 450            HP 650            HP 250 G1       HP 1000 (B)

HP 245            HP 455            HP 655            HP 255 G1       HP 2000 (B)

HP 246                                               

                             

HP ProBook 440 GO   HP ProBook 450 GO   HP ProBook 470 GO  

HP ProBook 4440s     HP ProBook 440 G1    HP ProBook 450 G1   

HP ProBook 470 G1    HP ProBook 4441s     HP ProBook 445 G1   

HP ProBook 455 G1    HP ProBook 470 G2    HP ProBook 4445s     

HP ProBook 4446s      HP ProBook 4540s     HP ProBook 4545s     

Recall date 14 Jun 2016
Categories Audio-Visual And Computers
Brands HP