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Sony Vaio Laptop Recall Sept 2008

I just heard that certain Sony Vaio laptops were being recalled due to overheating, and that some people have been burned. What models are affected, and what should we do if I have a Sony Vaio laptop that has been recalled?

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    My computer gets very hot, and I can see how people would become burned...

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The recalled notebook computer models are the VAIO VGN-TZ100 series, VGN-TZ200 series, VGN-TZ300 series and VGN-TZ2000 series. The computers’ screen size is about 11.1” measured diagonally. Not all units are affected; consumers should contact Sony to determine if their unit is included in the recall.
Sold by: The SonyStyle stores and Web site, authorized electronics retailers, and authorized business-to-business dealers nationwide from July 2007 through August 2008 for between $1,700 and $4,000.

Remedy: Consumers should stop using the recalled notebook computers immediately and contact Sony to determine if their notebook is affected. The firm will arrange for an inspection and repair, if needed.

Consumer Contact: For additional information, contact Sony toll-free at (888) 526-6219 anytime, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.sony.com/support

Posted on Sep 05, 2008

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Hi!

Yepp, some models have been recalled, you can read here witch models and why:
http://www.engadget.com/2008/09/04/sony-recalling-vaio-tz-models-due-to-overheating-risk/

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