HP says it will provide a replacement battery for each verified, affected battery at no cost.
For those of you who still use a PC laptop- listen up.
HP is recalled more than 100-thousand batteries because they may overheat and cause fires.
There was a previous battery recall back in June which affected 41-thousand batteries.
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission reported only 1 accident stemming from an overheating computer battery- which resulted in about 1-thousand dollars in property damage.
Those who purchased various versions of HP and Compaq laptops between March 2013 and Oct 2016 should check the bar codes printed on them.