ALTEC AC40-152S 2015: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

Make : ALTEC Model : AC40-152S Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2014-01-01 - 2017-12-29
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V036000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-02-05 Date Received by ODI: 2018-01-11 Date Added to Database: 2018-01-12
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 673
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 122
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2014-2017 Altec AC40-152S Cranes. On the affected cranes, the electronic Load Moment and Area Protection "LMAP" may display incorrect load chart values.
Consequence:
      Using an incorrect chart value could lead to unit instability or loss of load control increasing the risk of death of serious injury.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners, and dealers will update the LMAP software, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on February 5, 2018. Owners may contact Altec at 1-205-991-7733. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 673.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.