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Posted 26 August 2014 - 02:11 PM

FYI...

HP recall - Notebook Computer AC Power Cords due to Fire and Burn Hazards
- http://www.cpsc.gov/...AC-Power-Cords/
Aug 26, 2014
Recall number: 14-262
Recall Summary: Name of product: Hewlett-Packard and Compaq notebook computer AC power cords.
Hazard: The AC power cord can overheat, posing a potential fire and burn hazard.
Remedy: Customers should immediately stop using and unplug the recalled power cords and contact Hewlett-Packard to order a free replacement...
Manufactured in: China
> http://www.cpsc.gov/...r CordLARGE.jpg
Consumer Contact: Hewlett-Packard toll-free at (877) 219-6676 ...
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- http://h30652.www3.hp.com/
Aug 26, 2014
- https://hpstoragepro...s/PowerCord.jpg
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- http://www.reuters.c...N0GQ1MV20140826
Aug 26, 2014 - "Hewlett-Packard Co is recalling about 6 million computer power cords after 29 reports of the cords melting or charring..."
 

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