Heads up lads! HP laptops are hot property right now
The lithium-ion batteries were in HP or Compaq branded machines sold between August 2007 and March 2008.
About 70,000* batteries are subject to the voluntary recall. HP promises free replacements for all unlucky customers.
HP is working with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission to get the batteries safely returned.
Danger models include Compaq Evo, HP, HP Pavilion, Compaq Presario and HP Compaq. Full details from HP here.
Worldwide there are an estimated 203,000 of them.
Just stay cool folks......................