Hi, I'm concerned that my 2 in 1 convertible laptop is going to catch on fire as the battery has bulged badly and pushed the base of the laptop out on the sides and front, also the top face around the touchpad seems to be warped too, in fact the whole thing just doesn't look right. I used the battery recall app (I've only just found out about this) and it has identified my laptop as the 15" version but it's actually the 17" version - I'd be guessing this should be recalled as it's showing all the signs of the recalled ones from what I can tell. I am wondering what I should do. I need to use it regularly so am still using it but hesitantly. I'm very concerned for the safety issue - it gets so hot I can't touch the vents at the back of the keyboard. Should I call HP or can someone help with this? I bought the laptop in late 2018. Thank you for any information offered!
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In the interim I recommend not charging or using the notebook as this is a safety issue.
Lion batteries can be very dangerous!
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