Nikon is issuing a recall of EN-EL 15 rechargeable battery packs sold with Digital SLR cameras. The affected batteries sold in the United States, Canada, and across the world pose a threat due to a potential burn hazard. A short circuit can result in overheating and melting of the battery. Consumers should discontinue use immediately and contact Nikon for a free replacement battery. The affected batteries were sold between February 2012 and April 2012.
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