Program expanded in January 2017. It is essential to recheck your battery, even if you did so previously and were informed that it was not affected.
HP has announced a massive recall of laptop batteries amid fears they could overheat and explode.
The company is recalling an additional 101,000 batteries in laptops sold between March 2013 through October 2016.
The batteries are in laptop brands including HP, Compaq, ProBook, Envy, Compaq Presario and Pavilion laptops, and battery packs sold separately are also affected.
HP’s primary concern is for the safety of our customers. HP is proactively notifying customers, and will provide a replacement battery for each verified, eligible battery, at no cost
. For customers with 10 or more potentially affected batteries, HP has put in place a process to assist with the validation and ordering process.[Check if your batteries are affected here]