Lenovo Recalls 83,000 ThinkPad Carbon Laptops Due to Fire Hazard

Lenovo is recalling more than 83,000 ThinkPad X1 Carbon laptops sold in the United States and Canada due to a fire hazard.

An unfastened screw can damage the battery causing overheating, posing a fire hazard, consumer safety officials in Canada noted.

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission warned Tuesday:

Consumers should immediately visit https://support.lenovo.com /X1C_5GEN_RECALL to see if their laptop is included in the recall and for assistance in locating the nearest authorized repair center for inspection and