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Laptop users complain of the smell of cat wee

Dell Latitude 6430u Ultrabook smell

People using certain Dell laptops have complained that it smells of cat wee.

Users of the Latitude 6430u Ultrabooks - used mostly for business - noticed something sniffy about them and started blaming their cats for the smell.

Dell have said that the scent is not cat wee but a problem in the way the laptops were manufactured.

They've now changed this and say the smell was not a health hazard and affected users can send their laptop back for replacement parts.

Dell Latitude 6430u Ultrabook smell
The laptop that smelled of cat wee

On a support forum for the laptop, one user said: "The machine is great, but it smells as if it was assembled near a tomcat's litter box. It is truly awful!"

Another customer, said: "I thought for sure one of my cats sprayed it, but there was something faulty with it so I had it replaced. The next one had the same exact issue. It's embarrassing taking it to clients because it smells so bad."