There are numerous conditions where these fires can occur in real life. Faulty battery packs (driving the recalls), faulty protection circuits inside the PC, exposure to excessive heat, and blunt force are some of the major ways that this could happen to you.You can view it at their site.
Exploding notebook battery movie
Posted on Friday, Nov 17 2006 @ 06:10 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
PC Pitstop simulated conditions in which a li-ion battery pack would explode and published a video online.