Power Charger for HP Chromebook 11 Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Google recalls some Power Charger for the HP Chromebook 11 Computer due to overheating, fire, injury and property damage hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/s2gfw

Direct link: http://www.recalls.gov.au/content/index.phtml/itemId/1054071

2892 - PowerChargerHPChromebookComputer

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Power Chargers are subject to this recall:

  • HP Chromebook 11 Charger: MU15-N1052-A00S; branding: LEI F4

According to the ACCC, if the HP Chromebook 11 Charger overheats or melts, the risk is potential dermal injury and damage to materials from contact with an overheated charger. There may also be a potential fire risk, although no fire has been reported.

Consumers should stop using the HP Chromebook 11 Charger. Google will directly contact consumers who purchased an HP Chromebook 11 computer to arrange a free replacement power charger. Consumers can use other micro-USB chargers to charge their HP Chromebook 11 computer in the meantime.

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ACCC PRA number: 2013/13874
Recalls Direct RIN: 2013-2892
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