News On Friday, 31 Oktober 2008 From BBC, Their write like this :

The affected batteries were made in 2004 and 2005

The affected batteries were made in 2004 and 2005

Laptop-makers including Hewlett-Packard (HP) and Toshiba are recalling 100,000 Sony-made batteries due to fears they may overheat or catch fire.

Sony said the recall came after 40 instances of overheating, including four cases where users had minor burns.

The recall affects around 74,000 HP laptops, 14,400 from Toshiba, and small numbers from Dell, Acer and Lenovo.

Sony said the affected batteries were caused by a production line problem between October 2004 and June 2005.

Some 35,000 batteries are being recalled the US, and a further 65,000 in other parts of the world.

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