This recall involves 14 inch ThinkPad X1 Carbon 5th Generation laptops. They were sold in silver and black. The product name “5 th Generation Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon,” the machine type 20HQ, 20HR, 20K3 or 20K4 and the serial number or S/N are printed on the bottom of the laptop. Laptops manufacture dates from 16/12 through 17/10 (for December 2016 through October 2017) are included in the recall. The manufacturing date codes can be found on the bottom of the laptop.
ThinkPad X1 Carbon Laptops (5th Generation)About 78,000 (In addition, about 5,500 were sold in Canada)
URL : http://healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2018/65898r-eng.php
Lenovo.com, CDW, Insight, Connection, Zones, and to other PC resellers from December 2016 through November 2017 for between $1,100 and $2,600.
Recall Date: Feb 6, 2018
There have been no reports of overheating in the United States.
Lenovo PC, of Hong Kong
Lenovo Inc., of Morrisville, N.C.
Recall ID: 8248
Last Published: Feb 6, 2018
Emert Number: 18094
Emert Status: Announced