Some Lenovo ThinkPad laptops a fire hazard

Lenovo has a recall started for ThinkPad laptops, which are a fire hazard turn out to be. Customers are advised to have the devices to use, and free of charge, request a repair.

It concerns specifically the fifth generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon notebooks sold between december 2016 and October 2017. In these models, a screw loose, in the vicinity of the battery. Although there are no known cases of laptops that are thus actually in fire flew, got Lenovo three reports of laptops overheating got.

Serial number

Do you have a Lenovo laptop and want to check whether your model in for repair must be provided, than you will find on the site of Lenovo instructions for finding the serial number. ThinkPad laptops on or after november 1, 2017 are sold, according to the manufacturer, does not suffer from this defect.

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