As a service to our customers were are providing the following information.
The following is a listing of recalls from various manufacturer's computers, notebooks and peripherals that have been announced.
If you have one of these products and need further information, please feel free to call us at 1-800-910-4272.

 

Hewlet Packard Notebooks

  1. Problem: Hewlett-Packard is recalling about 135,000 battery packs for some HP and Compaq laptop computers because of reports they overheated and melted.  The lithium ion rechargeable battery packs bear a barcode label starting with GC, IA, L0 or L1.  They were sold from March 2004 through May 2005.  Consumers should stop using the battery packs and contact the company for a free replacement.  For more information, go to http://www.hp.com/support/ .

The affected notebooks include:

  • HP Pavilion
  • Compaq Presario
  • Compaq Evo

Hewlett Packard (HP) Printers

  1. Problem : There is a voluntary recall of 2.5 million power cord sets made by Longwell Electronics that were sold with inkjet printers from Hewlett Packard.  The connector can break, exposing electrical contacts and posing a shock hazard to consumers.  The recall is being conducted to prevent the possibly of injury.  The gray two-wire power cord sets with a LS-7C connector have the name "Longwell" molded on the plug between the blades.  Department, computer, office and electronic stores including Best Buy, CompUSA, Costco, Office Depot, OfficeMax, Staples and Wal-Mart stores sold the printers with the Longwell cord sets nationwide between April 2001 and February 2002.  Consumers should stop using these printers immediately and contact HP for a free replacement cord.  For more information, consumers can contact HP at 877-917-4378 anytime or visit the firm's web site at www.hp.com .

    The affected printers include:

  • DeskJet 800 series, 900 series
  • Photosmart 1000 series, 1100 series, 1200 series, and 1300 series

 

 

 

 

 

 

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