ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE 2016: EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL:WINCH
|Make : ALTEC||Model : AERIAL DEVICE||Year : 2016|
|Build Dates : 2015-12-26 - 2016-03-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V536000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2016-08-26||Date Received by ODI: 2016-07-14||Date Added to Database: 2016-07-14|
|Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 635|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 252|
Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Aerial Devices and Digger Derrick vehicles equipped with front bumper winches or capstans, manufactured December 26, 2015, to March 30, 2016. The affected vehicles have a hydraulic motor whose shaft may fail resulting in unexpected movement of the winch or the capstan.
Unexpected winch movement may increase the risk of injury.
Altec will notify owners, and dealers will replace the hydraulic motor, free of charge. The recall began on August 26, 2016, 2016. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-205-991-7733. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 635.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
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.