ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE 2016: EQUIPMENT

Make : ALTEC Model : AERIAL DEVICE Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2011-07-01 - 2017-02-28
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V560000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-10-13 Date Received by ODI: 2017-09-11 Date Added to Database: 2017-09-13
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 664
Component: EQUIPMENT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 143
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2011-2017 Altec LS63 Aerial Devices. The jib mast on these vehicles may bend under load.
Consequence:
      The jib mast may bend and fail, increasing the risk of injury to those nearby.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners and test the jib mast, replacing any that fail, free of charge. The recall began on October 13, 2017. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-205-991-7733. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 664.
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.