Thursday, September 4th 2008

Sony Recalls VAIO TZ Models Due to Overheating Risk

Yet another overheating drama has struck Sony's laptop subdivision. As of today a potential overheating issue has been discovered in the following notebook PC models:
  • VGN-TZ100 series
  • VGN-TZ200 series
  • VGN-TZ300 series
  • VGN-TZ2000 series
The issue involves a small number of units which may overheat due to a wiring problem. Sony has initiated a voluntary program to perform a free inspection and, if necessary, a repair to ensure these units meet our high quality standards. To find out if your VAIO TZ notebook is one of the affected units, please visit this link here. After a quick check of the product code and the serial number located on the bottom of your notebook, you'll know whether to worry or not. Please follow the information found here if your laptop is affected.Source: Sony
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4 Comments on Sony Recalls VAIO TZ Models Due to Overheating Risk

~Technological Technocrat~
Hey if any of your laptops suddenly burst into the flame but you managed to save the screen. so long as its a 14.1 screen please pm me & i will buy it off u if i can if the price is right
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rofl... considering the inside circuitry hasnt been shorted or melted
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~Technological Technocrat~
if its shorted - I know a few qualified electricians who can help me out - its no big deal
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