HP company recalls 101,000 laptop batteries due to fire concerns. For those who own HP, Compaq, HP ProBook, HP ENVY, Compaq Presario and HP Pavilion laptops must check their lithium-ion battery to make sure the devices don’t catch fire.
The affected models were sold during March 2013 and October 2016 and the bar code starts with 6BZLU, 6CGFK, 6CGFQ, 6CZMB, 6DEMA, 6DEMH, 6DGAL or 6EBVA.
If you think your HP laptop battery may catch fire, you can contact the company for a free replacement.
Lithium-ion batteries are prone to overheating and catching fire and you can see the example of the Note 7.
Prevention is better than cure!