Apple is clear that this isn't a safety issue and that it will replace eligible batteries at no cost.
The issue is limited to the non Touch Bar 13-inch MacBook Pro, and only those that were manufactured between October 2016 and October 2017.
Owners of the MacBook Pro are advised to get their notebooks serviced as Apple today, has announced a new battery replacement program for the 2016 and 2017 model owners.
Affected laptops need to be taken to either an Apple Repair Centre, an Apple Retail Store, or an Apple Authorized Service Provider.
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Users can contact the iPhone-maker for refunds if they have already paid for battery replacement, according to the report.
In addition, Apple also notes that "if your 13-inch MacBook Pro has any damage which impairs the replacement of the battery, that issue will need to be resolved prior to the battery replacement". Apple walks you through the replacement process here. Alternatively, customers can mail their device to the Apple Repair Center. "Service may take 3-5 days".
The program covers affected MacBook Pro models for five years after the initial retail sale, suggesting the program will run into 2022. If your device is eligible Apple will replace your battery for free.