“Google has received nine reports of chargers overheating and melting during use. There is one report of a small burn to a consumer and one report of minor property damage to a pillow from an overheating charger.”
Head over to the source links for more on the story or hit the U.S. CPSC link to find out how to get your replacement.
- HP and Google Urge Caution with Chromebook 11 Charger (smallbiztrends.com)
- Product Safety Recall: Google Inc – Power Charger for the HP Chromebook 11 Computer (paulspiece.com)
- Hewlett-Packard Chromebook 11 Sales Suspended To Fix Overheating Chargers Before They Melt (benzinga.com)
- Google, Hewlett-Packard stop sales of new Chromebook to examine overheating issue on charger (canadianbusiness.com)
- Hewlett-Packard Chromebook 11 Sales Suspended To Fix Overheating … – Benzinga (newestgadgetsinfo.com)