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09-04-2020 01:37 PM
Hello, I opened my laptop for cleaning up and I found out my battery was damaged and probably needs to be replaced. I could also hear a weird noise from the left fan of the laptop. I removed the battery because I read that it could be even dangerous for a fire. I will post some pictures of the battery. The weird thing is that the battery tool from the support assistance seems to be ok. Please let me know as soon as possible if it is dangerous to keep using the battery or if I have to replace it, thank you.
09-04-2020 02:33 PM
My battery is like this guy's https://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Gaming-Notebooks/swelling-of-SR04XL-battery/td-p/7458349 but i cant upload my batter, probably because it case some details on it?
09-04-2020 06:13 PM
@George-mk I understand your concern and I will bring your issue to the attention of an appropriate team within HP.
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09-05-2020 08:38 AM
Hello, i have replied to you in a private message. Please let me know if you need more information. I wont accept as a solution yet as i would prefer to let the community know what they also do in a case like that and maybe post here the recommended solution from hp direct, if that is ok for you of course.
09-05-2020 10:32 AM - edited 09-05-2020 10:32 AM
@George-mk Thank you for the details, I have forwarded the information to the concerned team and a supervisor will get back to you on this, shortly!
I appreciate your patience and I hope you have a good day, ahead!
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