Rechargeable 9-cell lithium ion batteries

Recall published
2007-03-19
Brand
Product title
Rechargeable 9-cell lithium ion batteries
Product description
Rechargeable 9-cell lithium-ion batteries placed inside certain models of Lenovo ThinkPad notebook computers or sold with these models between November 2005 and February 2007. The serial number of the batteries potentially affected (which is found on the battery label) is FRU P/N 92P1131. Also included are battery packs sold as an option or as an extra with the reference P/N 40Y6797.
Risk
This product poses a risk of overheating and consequently fire.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary recall of the product by the producer
Batch number / barcode
Model number
R series (R60, R60e) 0656
0657
0658
0659
9444
9445
9446
9447
9455
9456
9457
9458
9459
9460
9461
9462
9463
9464, T series (T60, T60p)1951
1952
1953
1954
1955
1956
2007
2008
2009
2613
2623
2637
6369
6370
6371
6372
6373
6374
6457
6458
9459
9460
9461
9462
9463
9465
6466
6467
6468
6469
6470
6471
8741
8742
8743
8744
8745
8746, Z series (Z60m, Z61e, Z61m, Z61p) 0660
0672
0673
0674
0675
2529
2530
2531
2532
9450
9451
9452
9453
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
United Kingdom
RAPEX Reference
0283/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Luxembourg

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