Apple 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.The recall does not affect any other 15-inch MacBook Pro units or other Mac notebooks.
Is your MacBook Pro part of the recall?
- Confirm which model you have by choosing 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 hereto see if your model is recalled
- If it is indeed part of the recall, stop using it and head here to find out how to have the battery replaced, free of charge.