TOSHIBA Australia Pty Ltd—Rechargeable PC Battery
Li-Ion Battery used on certain Toshiba Laptops and Notebook PCs.
PC MODEL NUMBERS are R700, R830, A660, C50-A, C50D-A, C640, C650,C650D, C660, C660D, C850,C850D, L630,L640,L650, L650D, L670,L70-A, L730, L750, L750D, L830, L840, L850, L850D, NB10-A, P70-A, P750, P770, P840, P850, P870, R830, S70-B, S70T-B, C50, C650, C660, C70, C850, C850D, C870, L640, L650, L670, L70, L730, L740, L750, L770, L850, L870, NB10, R840
What are the defects?
There is a risk that the rechargeable battery pack may overheat, cause smoke or may ignite.
What are the hazards?
If the defect occurs, there is a risk of a fire or a burn hazard to consumers.
Dates available for sale
1st June 2011 - 30th September 2015
Where the product was sold
Traders who sold this product
Retail Stores such as Harvey Norman, Good Guys, JB HiFi
TOSHIBA Australia Pty Ltd
Supplier's web site
What should consumers do?
1.Turn your PC off, switch off at the wall socket, unplugged it from the AC adaptor and remove your battery immediately.
2.Visit the Toshiba website, www.mytoshiba.co.nz/support to validate if your Battery Pack is affected. You can use your computer on the AC adaptor without the battery.
3.If affected you will be asked to register to receive a free replacement Battery Pack.
For further information contact Toshiba (Australia) Pty Ltd on 13 30 70
Advertisements and supporting documentation
AUS TAP Safety Recall panasonic V1.doc (173.5 KB)