November 11, 2008, 6:12 AM — 100,000 laptop batteries are recalled by laptop manufacters by HP,dell,sony,toshiba.They are reported overheating, including 17 reports of flames and fire. Fujitsu Ltd recalls 287,000 laptop batteries that are at risk of overheating or catching fire.
Sony Recalls Notebook Computer Batteries Due to Previous Fires
Dell battery recall
Latitude: D410, D500, D505, D510, D520, D600, D610, D620, D800, D810, D530, D620ATG Inspiron: 500M, 510M, 600M, 700M, 710M, 6000, 6400, 8500, 8600, 9100, 9200, 9300, 9400, E1505, E1705 Precision: M20, M60, M70, M90 XPS: XPS, XPS Gen2, XPS M170, XPS M1710