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commit b17fde9765e5fba133176a875dc012d2715a628d
parent 1c9bcab766fa1038af9feefcc584c1d4912e5164
Author: Swift Geek <swiftgeek@gmail.com>
Date:   Sat, 16 Sep 2017 02:39:48 +0000

Merge branch 'lenovo-recall' of lonniganseaweed/libreboot into master

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docs/hardware/x200.md | 9+++++++++
www/news/lenovo-recall.md | 11+++++++++++
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diff --git a/docs/hardware/x200.md b/docs/hardware/x200.md @@ -42,6 +42,15 @@ only replaces the BIOS firmware, not EC. Updated EC firmware has several advantages e.g. bettery battery handling. +Battery Recall {#batteryrecall} +========= +[On 21 April 2015, Lenovo expanded a recall on Lenovo batteries found in some ThinkPad models, which includes the X200 and X200S.](https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/cr/en/solutions/hf004122) +To find out if you are affected, use [this Lenovo tool.](https://lenovobattery2014.orderz.com/) +Lenovo advises that owners of the recalled models "should turn off the system, remove the battery, +and only power your ThinkPad by plugging in the AC adapter and power cord." +Upon battery verification, Lenovo will replace recalled batteries free of charge. +Battery replacement instructions for the X200/X200s are found [on this page.](https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/cr/en/parts/pd003507/) + Compatibility (without blobs) {#compatibility_noblobs} ----------------------------- diff --git a/www/news/lenovo-recall.md b/www/news/lenovo-recall.md @@ -0,0 +1,11 @@ +% Lenovo Battery Recall for ThinkPad Laptops +% Johnny Rasnic +% 14 September 2017 + +[On 21 April 2015, Lenovo expanded a recall on Lenovo batteries found in ThinkPad models.](https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/cr/en/solutions/hf004122) +Libreboot-supported laptops that may be affected by this are the X200 and X200S. +To find out if you are affected, use [this Lenovo tool.](https://lenovobattery2014.orderz.com/) +Lenovo advises that owners of the recalled models "should turn off the system, remove the battery, +and only power your ThinkPad by plugging in the AC adapter and power cord." +Upon battery verification, Lenovo will replace recalled batteries free of charge. +Battery replacement instructions for the X200/X200s are found [on this page.](https://pcsupport.lenovo.com/cr/en/parts/pd003507/)