HP battery recall

HP Recalls Laptop Batteries for Fire Hazard

HP has announced it is recalling lithium-ion batteries that are used with certain HP and Compaq computers. The battery packs can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards. HP has received seven reports of the battery packs overheating, melting or charring, including four reports of property damage of about $4,000 total.

Thor Motor Coach Recalls Motorhomes for Battery Problem

Thor Motor Coach is recalling certain 2017 Tuscany, Tuscany ZTE, and Venetian motorhomes. The isolator relay cable for the chassis battery was improperly installed and could cause a sudden, unexpected loss of power to the vehicle.
Fire equipment

More Fire Trucks Recalled for Flashlight Fire Hazard

Kovatch Mobile Equipment Corp. is recalling Predator Severe Service fire trucks because they are equipped with Pelican 9410L flashlights that have lithium ion battery packs which may overheat, posing a fire hazard.
Laptop batteries

Toshiba Recalls 100K Laptop Battery Packs

The lithium-ion battery packs for certain Toshiba laptop computers can overheat, posing burn and fire hazards to consumers. Toshiba has received four reports of certain battery packs overheating and melting. As... Read More...

Volkswagen e-Golf Recalled for Battery Issues

Volkswagen is recalling 5,561 electric vehicles because a bug in the battery management software can cause the cars to unexpectedly stall, creating a crash hazard. The recall includes certain model year 2015-2016 e-Golf vehicles.