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post #41 of 47
Holy crap that is insane!
post #42 of 47
Contact the company. You'll probably be able to get a brand new laptop and a refund on that battery.

HP just had a recall if that's the maker of the laptop, so you'll definitely get one from them.
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Google the exploding Dell laptop videos...this sort of thing happens ever now and then, but it is very rare. I've never had it happen
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post #44 of 47
Imagine if you went out, left the laptop on charge, and that happened.

My friend lost his house in a fire, it's not fun.
post #45 of 47
hp has policy's in place for situations like these. also another reason why you should register your products and be put on the contact list (yes you get spam mail, but also get important information about recalls) if you decline they will not send you any information about your product kinda two-fold.
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post #46 of 47
Wow.
Are they taking action about this?
Or did they just give you a free one back?

This is the type of incident that calls for a product recall...they better bring this to customers' attention.
post #47 of 47
You should consider yourself lucky it exploded. Imagine what would of happened after you threw the laptop like a frispy, and then nothing happened. Gf would be like omg***bbq you doing to my laptop!
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