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I suspect dorcysteph used that in the title thinking there might be a recall.
If there were a recall there would be confirmed info on the web about it.
We get many Topics about laptops and netbooks having problems every day.
The only problem I know of that keeps popping up is some of the NVidia Main chipsets are defective.
Other than that, video problems caused by failing backilghts or damaged wiring are common after a laptop has been used a lot.
See response 1.