The batteries being recalled were sold for Lenovo ‘ThinkPad’ branded notebooks from October 2010 to April 2011. They were:
- a) included in Lenovo products,
- b) distributed as stand-alone replacement packs, or
- c) distributed as a stand-alone option.
The notebook models affected are: T510, W510, X100E, X201, X201s, Edge 11, Edge 13, Mini 10
To determine whether your battery is affected please visit: www.lenovo.com/batteryprogram2014
What are the defects?
The lithium-ion battery may overheat.
What are the hazards?
If the battery packs overheat, they pose the risk of fire and burn hazard to consumers.