ALTEC AERIAL DEVICE 2016: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Make : ALTEC Model : AERIAL DEVICE Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2016-10-01 - 2017-12-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V379000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-06 Date Received by ODI: 2018-06-07 Date Added to Database: 2018-06-11
Manufacturers Involved: Altec Industries Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: CSN 686
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 44
Summary:
      Altec Industries Inc. "Altec" is recalling certain 2016-2017 Altec Aerial Devices and Digger Derrick vehicles. The high voltage grounding system may be equipped with improperly sized cable connection receptacles causing the high voltage grounding system to fail.
Consequence:
      If the grounding system fails, the user has an increased risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Altec will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the high voltage grounding system cable ring terminal connectors and replace any that are improperly sized, free of charge. The recall began on August 6, 2018. Owners may contact Altec customer service at 1-877-462-5832. Altec's number for this recall is CSN 686.
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.