ThinkPad lithium-ion batteries have been recalled because they may overheat and could cause a fire or burns.
The following models, sold Feb 2010 through Dec 2011, are affected:
- T410, T420, T510, T520
- W510, W520
- X121e, X130e, X201, X201s, X220, X220t
- Edge 13, Edge 14, Edge 320, Edge 420, Edge 520, Edge 530
What to do
Consumers should immediately turn off their computer, remove the battery and only power the computer through the AC adaptor and power cord.
Visit support.lenovo.com/nz/en/documents/hf004122 to determine if you are affected and to arrange for a free replacement battery.
Contact Lenovo Pty Ltd on 0508 770 506 with any questions.