Sony recalls thousands of laptops

September 5, 2008 7:26:34 AM PDT
Sony is recalling 440,000 VAIO laptops because of a defect that could cause overheating. The recall covers 19 models in the VAIO TZ series... Manufactured between may 2007 and this July. Improperly placed wires near the hinge connecting the body of the laptop and its display could wear quickly.. Causing a short circuit.

Sony has received more than 200 reports of overheating worldwide.. Including 7 cases of minor burns.

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