Lenovo Computer Power Cord Recall [US & Canada]

Canada CFIA RecallUS FlagUS/Washington & Canada/Ottawa: Lenovo Computer Power Cord Recall [US & Canada]Lenovo recalls approximately 551,000 Computer Power Cords due to fire and burn hazards. CPSC: http://ht.ly/FQ9B4; HCSC: http://ht.ly/FQaty

Direct US link: http://www.cpsc.gov/en/Recalls/2015/Lenovo-Recalls-Computer-Power-Cords/

Direct Canada link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2014/42707r-eng.php

Additional information:
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) reports this recall involves Lenovo’s LS-15 AC Power Cords manufactured from February 2011 to December 2011.

The Power Cords were distributed with IdeaPad brand B-, G-, S-, U-, V- and Z-series laptop computers and Lenovo brand B-, G- and V-series laptop computers. The recalled Power Cords are black in color and have the “LS-15” molded mark on the AC adapter end. The manufacture date code in the format REV: 00 YYMM is on a label attached to the cord.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

The following is a list of specific computer models that were sold with the recalled “LS-15” Power Cord:

  • Ideapad computer models: B460, B470, B560, B570, G460, G470, G475, G480, G560, G570, G575, G580, G770, S100, S10-3, S10-3c S10-3s, S10-3N, S10-3t, S110, S205, S400, U150, U160, U165, U260, U455, U460, V360, V370, V460, V560 V570, Y460, Y470, Y560, Y570, Z360, Z370, Z460 Z465, Z470, Z475, Z560, Z565, Z570, Z575, Z580.
  • Lenovo computer models: B460, B470, B470e, B475, B560, B570, B570e, B575, G455, G460, G465, G470, G475, G480, V470c, G550, G560, G565, G570, G575, V570, G580, G770, V370, V470, V560.

According to the CPSC, the AC Power Cords can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

If you believe you have purchased a computer with a recalled Power Cord, please do not use it connected to the AC power. Instead, kindly contact the manufacturer for a replacement Power Cord.

This notification is part of an ongoing recall involving LS-15 Power Cords. To see other recalls related to this issue, please search for the phrase, “Power Cord” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

Please note: there have been several recalls of this Power Cord throughout various jurisdictions. To see all related Power Cord recalls, please search for “Power Cord” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

Please note: this is a joint recall from the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (“CPSC”) and Health Canada (“HCSC”).


Additional information about this recall:
CPSC recall number: 15-044
HCSC ID number: RA-42707
Recalls Direct RIN: 4531-2014
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