Some Apple MacBook Pro 2016/17 model owners have battery charging problems. Apple has announced a global battery replacement program.
The Australian announcement here states some MacBook Pro 2016/17 customers have experienced the battery not charging past 1%. The battery health status on these devices also indicates ‘Service Recommended’.
Identify your MacBook Pro 2016/17 model
Choose Apple menu>About This Mac.
Affected 2016 and 2017 MacBook Pro 13” models
2016, Two Thunderbolt 3 Ports
2017, Two Thunderbolt 3 Ports
2016, Four Thunderbolt 3 Ports
2017, Four Thunderbolt 3 Ports
The MacBook Pro 15” may also be subject to a recall program – details here.
What to do
Back up your data and go to the notice to enter your serial number.