ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE 2004: STRUCTURE

Make : ALTEC Model : AERIAL DEVICE Year : 2004
Build Dates : 2004-08-01 - 2005-04-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V236000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-04-07 Date Received by ODI: 2017-04-07 Date Added to Database: 2017-04-10
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 654
Component: STRUCTURE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 199
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2004-2005 AM547, AM650, 855, 862 Aerial Devices and AM650 and 855 Elevators. The fiberglass upper boom on these vehicles may fail without warning.
Consequence:
      If the upper boom were to fail during operation, it would increase the risk of serious injury or death.
Remedy:
      Altec has notified owners, and dealers will inspect the fiberglass upper boom, free charge. The recall began on April 7, 2017. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 654.
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.