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You may have heard the stories about exploding cell phones. Well, now Consumer Alert has heard from a viewer who was horrified when his cell phone battery blew up.

http://www.nbc10.com/consumeralert/4090657/detail.html

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That's been news over here for a while now. There were lots of stories and pictures of exploded batteries and related damage including skin burns on the Korean news in the recent past. My wife had to replace her cell phone last fall due to a minor explosion while charging (sounded like a party-popper), but the footage I've seen on TV was a lot scarier and, if I understood correctly, not every explosion occurred while charging.


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