Thousands of Chromebooks are being recalled due to a risk of the charger overheating and causing a fire.

The recall effects about 145,000 HP Chromebook 11s.

There have been nine reports of overheating and one report of an injury.

The Chromebooks being recalled were sold at Best Buy stores nationwide and online at,, Google Play at, and HP Shopping at from October 2013 through November 2013.

Contact Google to get a free replacement charger.

  • Call 866-628-1371 between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. ET
  • Visit, click the Chromebook link at the top, then click Support.

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