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Important Notice For Batteries In Certain MacBook Pro Units
[June 20, 2019]

Important Notice For Batteries In Certain MacBook Pro Units


Apple (News - Alert)® today announced a voluntary recall of a limited number of older generation 15-inch MacBook Pro® units which contain a battery that may overheat and pose a safety risk. The units were sold primarily between September 2015 and February 2017 and can be identified by their product serial number.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190620005525/en/

Customers can get an affected 15-inch MacBook Pro battery replaced, free of charge. (Photo: Business Wire)

Customers can get an affected 15-inch MacBook Pro battery replaced, free of charge. (Photo: Business Wire)

The recall does not affect any other 15-inch MacBook Pro units or other Mac® notebooks.

Because customer safety is a top priority, Apple is asking cusomers to stop using affected 15-inch MacBook Pro units. Customers should visit apple.com/support/15-inch-macbook-pro-battery-recall for details on product eligibility and how to have a battery replaced, free of charge.



To confirm which model you have, choose About This Mac from the Apple menu in the upper-left corner of your screen. If you have "MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015)," enter your computer's serial number on the program page to see if it is eligible for a battery replacement.

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