Sony Vaio VGN-TZ Model Recall

Sony Vaio VGN-TZ Model Recall

Sony has announced that it is recalling thousands of its computers due to an overheating problem which led to one customer being burned.

Sony said “The issue involves a small number of units which may overheat due to a wiring problem.”

Apparently, this “small number” of units is approximately 74,000 laptops!!

The models affected are:


VGN-TZ300 and


Not all of the laptops are affected, but these are the models in which the fault has been detected.

I remember when I burned myself with my Dell laptop – I didn’t get a product recall.  Humph!