Apple MacBook Pro Computer Recall [Australia]


Apple MacBook Pro Computer Recall [Australia]

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Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Apple Inc, a Sydney South, New South Wales establishment, recalls certain batch/lots of MacBook Pro Computers due to suspected overheating and consequential risk of fire, burns and property damage, all serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/py0B30oYIJv

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/apple-inc-macbook-pro-retina-15-inch-mid-2015-model

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

  • MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, mid-2015 model)

==> No barcodes, UPCs, APNs or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the Computer’s design and retail presentation.

According to the ACCC, the affected Apple MacBook Pros are the Retina 15-inch, mid-2015 model. Each computer has a 15.4-inch diagonal display, 2.2-2.5 GHz processors, 256 GB-1 TB solid-state storage, two (2) Thunderbolt 2 ports, two (2) USB 3 ports and one (1) HDMI port. You should not use the recalled Laptop Computers identified above.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Laptop Computers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Apple for repair instructions.

Owners can use the serial number lookup tool on Apple’s Web site, to determine if their 15-inch MacBook Pro is affected by the recall. First check to see which 15-inch MacBook Pro you have. Choose “About This Mac” from the Apple menu in the upper-left corner of your screen.

If your model is “MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, mid 2015)”, please visit https://support.apple.com/en-au/15-inch-macbook-pro-battery-recall and enter your computer’s serial number to see if it is included in this recall. If your MacBook Pro is included, stop using it and follow the instructions at https://support.apple.com/en-au/15-inch-macbook-pro-battery-recall to have your battery replaced free of charge.

==> If you have a medical emergency, please contact 0-0-0, your closest hospital or emergency centre equipped to handle burns.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please or further information, or to contact Apple Support, visit https://support.apple.com/en-au/15-inch-macbook-pro-battery-recall.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Fire hazard, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Burn hazard, please search for “burn” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Apple Inc., please search for “Apple” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2019/17622
Recalls Direct RIN: 11657-2019
Want to read more about this recall?
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe product you purchased in Australia [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.productsafety.gov.au/contact-us/for-consumers/report-an-unsafe-product
Search for a recalled product on the ACCC Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recalls/browse-all-recalls

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